NHS England Kent and Medway Area Team : APMS Contract at Martello Health Centre - Dymchurch, Kent

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NHS Commercial Solutions
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Contract notice
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Services - Unspecified
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Friday, October 3, 2014
Monday, November 17, 2014 - 00:00
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NHS Commercial Solutions acting on behalf of Kent and Medway Area Team - NHS England invites tenders from suitably qualified and experienced health Service Providers. This procurement seeks a provider for the provision of Health Services Providers at Martello
Health Centre - Dymchurch. A brief description of the requirements is provided below: The aim of the service is to deliver essential, additional and enhanced services to registered patients from premises located in Dymchurch. The premises are a two story building,
converted from a former BT telephone exchange and were occupied by the outgoing contract holder with effect from 27th January 2012. The premises are in good condition and in good state of repair. The current lease runs for a period of approximately 17 years.
The Contract will be for a term of ten years with the possibility of extending the term beyond the initial contracted duration by mutual agreement with the Provider. It is anticipated that any potential extension will mirror the period remaining on the premises
lease. The service commencement date will be 1 April 2015 and the procurement is being undertaken as a result of the retirement of the outgoing single-handed contract holder. The service is currently being maintained under a temporary APMS contract through
the retention of existing practice staff and engagement of a team of locum GPs. NHS England Kent & Medway AT welcomes interest from organisations equipped to provide the medical services as per the specification included in Memorandum of Information. An ITT
Bidder event will take place on 16th October 2014 at The Martello Health Centre, 20 Chapel Road, Dymchurch, Romney Marsh, Kent, TN29 0TD. Potential Bidders are invited to send up to 2 representatives per organisation. Confirmation of attendance should be provided
by 14:00, Monday 13th October 2014 via the Bravo system only. IMPORTANT The tender will be conducted via the NHS Commercial Solutions Bravo e tendering system. The Tender Memorandum of Information is available as an attachment to this Contracts Finder notice.
However to register interest and take part in the procurement each provider must register and respond via the NHSCS Bravo e tendering portal. Bravo is the only route through which NHS Commercial Solutions will accept the bids and conduct communications with
Potential Bidders. The documentation will be available from pm. Friday 3rd October 2014 and must be completed and submitted by the closing date of 16:00 on Monday 17th November 2014. Those wishing to submit a tender for the contract must do so in accordance
with the instructions set out in the Memorandum of Information.

Additional Information

How to Apply: Potential Bidders should particularly note: This tender is being administered on behalf of the Kent & Medway Area Team by NHS Commercial Solutions. The tender will be conducted via the NHS Commercial Solutions Bravo e tendering system. Bidders will be
required to register on the Bravo system if they have not previously done so. This can be done at any time via this web link: https://commercialsolutions.bravosolution.co.uk The Bravo Project number will be project_1182; the Invitation to Tender number is
itt_1411. To register on the portal: • From the portal Home Page, click the ‘Click Here to Register’ link • Accept the terms & conditions for using the portal »Complete your organisation & personal details • Choose a memorable username and submit • You will
shortly be sent an email with your unique password, please treat this securely (if you lose it there is a ‘Forgot my Password’ link on the portal homepage) »Login with your unique username & password • From the suppliers reserved area click ‘ITTs Open to All
Suppliers’ –this is a repository of all ITTs open to any registered supplier. • Browse the ITTs (there may be more than one page) and select Project number 1182 “NHS England Kent & Medway AT - APMS – Martello Health Centre - Dymchurch”. Selecting this ITT
will act as a Registration of Interest, but to be clear this does not commit any organisation to submit a bid. Support with registration is available from the Bravo Help desk : Phone: 0800 368 4850 E-mail: help@bravosolution.co.uk The documentation will be
available from Friday pm. 3rd October 2014 and should be completed by the closing date of 16:00hrs on Monday 17th November 2014.

Suitable for SMEs

Suitable for voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations

Value of contract

£342690 - £342691

Buyer's reference



Contact: Anna Rumanik
NHS Commercial Solutions
Email: anna.rumanik@nhs.net

Estimated length of contract

120 months

Low Value Tender: