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Notice Summary

Title:
United Kingdom-London: Cardiology, Radiology, Vascular and Endoscopy Products, Consumables and Associated Products
Document Ref:
221516-2019
Document Type:
Prior Information Notice
Published By:
Document Ref
Date Published:
14 May 2019
Deadline Date:
 
Document Source:
Framework/DPS:
Yes
Alert Profile:
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Notice Abstract

This Prior Information Notice is for a Framework Agreement opportunity for the supply and delivery of cardiology, radiology, vascular, endoscopy products, consumables and associated products and service solutions.The Framework Agreement includes, but is not limited to:Cardiac surgery, perfusion, cardiac rhythym management, electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, vascular and endoscopy products.Precise quantities are unknown. It is anticipated that initial expenditure will be in the region of 100 000 000 GBP to 200 000 000 GBP in the first year of this Framework Agreement, however this is approximate only and the values may vary depending on the requirements of those bodies purchasing under the Framework Agreement.The estimated value over the maximum 4 year Framework Agreement will be in the region of 400 000 000 GBP to 800 000 000 GBP. This is approximate only.

Notice Details

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity

I.1) Name and addresses

NHS Supply Chain Operated by Health Solutions Team Ltd acting as agent of Supply Chain Coordination Ltd (SCCL)

c/o Skipton House, 80 London Road

London

SE1 6LH

UK

Contact person: Kate Cook

Telephone: +44 7920525850

E-mail: kate.cook@supplychain.nhs.uk

Fax: +44 1924328744

NUTS: UKI4

Internet address(es)

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health/about/

I.2) Joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

I.3) Communication

Additional information can be obtained from another address:

Health Solutions Team Ltd

Foxbridge Way

Normanton

WF6 1TL

UK

Contact person: Kate Cook

Telephone: +44 7920525850

E-mail: kate.cook@supplychain.nhs.uk

Fax: +44 1924328744

NUTS: UKE4

Internet address(es)

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health

Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at:

http://procurement.supplychain.nhs.uk/ISS


I.4) Type of the contracting authority

National or federal agency/office

I.5) Main activity

Health

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Cardiology, Radiology, Vascular and Endoscopy Products, Consumables and Associated Products

II.1.2) Main CPV code

33000000

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Supplies

II.1.4) Short description

This Prior Information Notice is for a Framework Agreement opportunity for the supply and delivery of cardiology, radiology, vascular, endoscopy products, consumables and associated products and service solutions.

The Framework Agreement includes, but is not limited to:

Cardiac surgery, perfusion, cardiac rhythym management, electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, interventional radiology, vascular and endoscopy products.

Precise quantities are unknown. It is anticipated that initial expenditure will be in the region of 100 000 000 GBP to 200 000 000 GBP in the first year of this Framework Agreement, however this is approximate only and the values may vary depending on the requirements of those bodies purchasing under the Framework Agreement.

The estimated value over the maximum 4 year Framework Agreement will be in the region of 400 000 000 GBP to 800 000 000 GBP. This is approximate only.

II.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 800 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: Yes

II.2) Description

Lot No: 1

II.2.1) Title

Cardiology, Radiology and Vascular Products, Consumables and Associated Products

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

33100000

33111710

33111720

33141210

33141240

33182000

33182100

33182200

33182210

33182220

33182240

33182300

33182400

33184300

33186000

33190000

33692400

33621400

33123220

33123210

33123200

33124000

33141326

33124210

33124200

33123000

33184200

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UK

Main site or place of performance:

Various Locations in the UK.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

This Lot is for the supply and delivery of cardiology, radiology and vascular products, consumables, associated products and services solutions.

Products within this lot include but may not be limited to:

Pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrilators and associated devices; electro physiology products; interventional radiology products; hypertension; heart valves; perfusion; access products, accessories, contrast delivery, CTO devices, drainage, embolization; filters, introducers, catheters, microcatheters, needles, stents, wires, introducers, compression devices, excluders; vascular grafts, vascular patches, vascular plugs, vascular stent grafts and vessel closure.

Certain products within this Lot are classified as high cost tariff excluded devices under the NHS England High Cost Tariff Excluded Devices (HCTED) programme. Trusts who are commissioned to provide specialised services in England are directed to purchase all their requirements through a national supply system through NHS Supply Chain.

Details of the product categories currently within scope of the HCTED programme, can be found using the following link: https://www.england.nhs.uk/commissioning/spec-services/key-docs/medical-devices/

II.2.14) Additional information

Precise quantities are unknown. It is anticipated that initial expenditure will be in the region of 75 000 000 GBP to 150 000 000 GBP in the first year of this Framework Agreement, however this is approximate only and the values may vary depending on the requirements of those bodies purchasing under the Framework Agreement.

Lot No: 2

II.2.1) Title

Endoscopy Products, Consumables and Associated Products

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

33168000

33000000

33141220

33168100

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UK

Main site or place of performance:

Various Locations in the UK.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

This lot is for the supply of endoscopy products, consumables and associated products.

Products within this lot include but may not be limited to:

introducers; catheters; needles; stents; wires; biopsy forceps; biopsy valves; cannula; clipping devices; coagulation devices; dilators; given parts and accessories; inflation devices; introducers; irregation pumps and tubing; ligators; locking devices; retrieval devices; snares; visualisation and endoscopy accessories.

Certain products within this lot are classified as high cost tariff excluded devices under the NHS England High Cost Tariff Excluded Devices (HCTED) programme. Trusts who are commissioned to provide specialised services in England are directed to purchase all their requirements through a national supply system through NHS Supply Chain.

Details of the product categories currently within scope of the HCTED programme, can be found using the following link: https://www.england.nhs.uk/commissioning/spec-services/key-docs/medical-devices/

II.2.14) Additional information

Precise quantities are unknown. It is anticipated that initial expenditure will be in the region of 25 000 000 GBP to 50 000 000 GBP in the first year of this Framework Agreement, however this is approximate only and the values may vary depending on the requirements of those bodies purchasing under the Framework Agreement.

II.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

01/02/2020

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information

The purpose of this notice is to draw attention to a procurement that NHS Supply Chain intends to commence during the subsequent 12 months. The invitation to tender will be the subject of a separate notice and it is that notice to which potential suppliers will need to respond at the appropriate time.

The Framework Agreement between NHS Supply Chain and successful suppliers will reserve the right to purchase the same or similar supplies and/or services from suppliers not appointed to the Framework Agreement at its sole discretion.

Whilst it is anticipated that initial expenditure under any forthcoming procurement will be in the region of 100 000 000 GBP to 200 000 000 GBP in the first year for this contract award, this is approximate only and the values will be to such level as those purchasing under the Framework Agreement consider necessary to provide suitable requirements.

NHS Supply Chain expects to provide successful suppliers with the opportunity to offer additional savings to customers through the provision of discounted pricing, value added offerings and commitment/bulk buy initiatives.

The Framework Agreement will be between NHS Supply Chain and the Supplier. Under the Framework Agreement there will be 2 different methods of supply — 1 for non-direct contract products and 1 for direct contract products.

NHS Supply Chain will be entitled to purchase the supplies and/or services identified in the tender documents as non-direct contract products which it will then make available for purchase by:

1) Any NHS Trust;

2) Any other NHS entity;

3) Any government department, agency or other statutory body; and/or

4) Any private sector entity active in the UK healthcare sector.

For the supplies and/or services identified as Direct Contract Products in the tender documents:

1) NHS Supply Chain;

2) Any NHS Trust;

3) Any other NHS entity;

4) Any government department, agency or other statutory body; and/or

5) Any private sector entity active in the UK healthcare sector will be able to enter into a direct contract with the supplier for any of the supplies and/or services under the framework.

For direct contract products the supplier may be required to report to and pay a direct contract management fee to NHS Supply Chain as detailed in the tender documents.

NHS Supply Chain is currently considering the use of lots for this procurement. However, it reserves the right not to as part of any future tender process. Further information in respect of the lot strategy will be set out in the notice for any forthcoming procurement.

If you would like to express an interest to NHS Supply Chain in respect of the products which are the subject of this procurement then please contact Kate Cook by registering your expression of interest and using the Intenda Messaging Centre via http://procurement.supplychain.nhs.uk/ISS

Registration:

1) Use URL http://procurement.supplychain.nhs.uk/ISS/ to access the NHS Supply Chain Procurement portal;

2) If not yet registered:

— click on the “Not Registered Yet” link to access the registration page,

— complete the registration pages as guided by the mini guide found on the landing page.

Portal access:

If registration has been completed:

— login with URL http://procurement.supplychain.nhs.uk/ISS/

— click on the “Supplier Dashboard” icon and select “Prior Information Notice” towards the top right of the screen to open the list of new Prior Information Notices.

Expression of interest:

— view PIN content by clicking on the “View Notice” button for the procurement event. This opens a PDF document,

— express an interest by clicking on the “Express Interest” button,

— NHS Supply Chain will then ask you to confirm which lot(s) you would like to express interest in.

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

10/05/2019

Current Notes