II.2.3) Place of performance
II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust wishes to appoint a suitably experienced and qualified adult MRI service provider with effect from 1.6.2020 to undertake its adult MRI services for adult patients over the age of 18 years.
The services required and project scope is as follows:
— single site for scans,
— for private providers only: in the event of an unforeseen emergency arising the provider must have in place processes to stabilise the patient and transfer them to the nearest NHS acute hospital,
— any unexpected or urgent findings must be conveyed to the Moorfields Eye Hospital Radiology Department immediately,
— image transfer via the image exchange portal (IEP);
— scan appointments must be with routine patients within 7 working days of receiving the referral. Scan appointments must be booked with urgent patients within 2 working days of receiving the referral,
— scans must be performed within the NHS diagnostic target: urgent 0-2 weeks, semi-urgent 2-4 weeks and routine within 6 weeks, and
— all radiographers must be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.
The contract will be for 3 years and 2 options to extend for a 12-month duration each.
Full details of the authority's requirements are set out in the tender pack available on the procurement portal.
II.2.5) Award criteria
Quality criterion: Quality/Clinical
/ Weighting: 60
II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: Yes
Description of renewals:
There will be 2 options to extend for a 12-month duration each.
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.2.12) Information about electronic catalogues
Tenders must be presented in the form of electronic catalogues or include an electronic catalogue
II.2.13) Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: