II.2.3) Place of performance
Main site or place of performance:
Most EoECPH members are situated in the East of England geographical region. The EoECPH has existing affiliate members in Thames Valley and Wessex and South East Coast.
II.2.4) Description of the procurement
The East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub (the Authority) is procuring a framework agreement for the provision of homecare medicines services for immunoglobulin therapy. Broadly this covers the dispensing and delivery of immunoglobulin products with associated equipment and ancillaries required for administration as well as options for associated nurse led care in the patients home and includes:
— intravenous immunoglobulin,
— subcutaneous immunoglobulin,
— dispensing and delivery of immunoglobulin with associated equipment and ancillaries required for administration,
— patient self-injection training,
— product administration in the patients home.
The framework agreement will be for East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub (EoECPH) members.
Subject to successful application for associate membership this framework agreement will include and be for the benefit of any publicly funded (both wholly and partially funded) entity in the United Kingdom, including Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England. This will include, but is not limited to: acute, ambulance, mental health, clinical commissioning groups, health and care trusts, area teams, local authorities and special health authorities, HSC in Northern Ireland, NHS Scotland and NHS Wales, including any successor or emerging organisations, which will include but is not limited to the emerging landscape of combined health and social care commissioners and providers. Please follow the links below to identify specific organisations:
— NHS trusts: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AcuteTrustListing.aspx
— Clinical Commissioning Groups: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CCGListing.aspx
— Area Teams: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AreaTeamListing.aspx
— Local Authorities: https://www.lgbce.org.uk/records-and-resources/local-authorities-in-england
— Special health authorities: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/SpecialHealthAuthorityListing.aspx
— HSC in Northern Ireland: http://online.hscni.net/other-hsc-organisations
— NHS Scotland:http://www.scot.nhs.uk/organisations/
— NHS Wales:http://www.wales.nhs.uk/ourservices/directory
Estimated value at ~ 25 000 000 GBP p.a. across EoECPH members (including affiliate members).
II.2.5) Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6) Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 100 000 000.00 GBP
II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: Yes
Description of renewals:
Option to extend for 2 x 12 month periods.
II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10) Information about variants
Variants will be accepted:
II.2.11) Information about options
II.2.13) Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: