Tender description

The purpose of this project is to outline the requirement to tender to provide expert lean improvement training and support to enable 2 large-scale pieces of work in NHS Wales. Working alongside Improvement Cymru and supporting the work of all health organisations in Wales, this learning will support the pace of improvement and change required to make powerful service changes.

Legal, economic, financial and technical information

List and brief description of selection criteria
As set out in invitation to tender.
List and brief description of conditions
As per NHS terms and conditions outlined within the invitation to tender.
List and brief description of selection criteria
As set out in invitation to tender.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required
As set out in invitation to tender.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required
As set out in invitation to tender.
Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract
YES
Contract performance conditions
As indicated within the invitation to tender.

Procedure

Type of contest
Open
Languages in which projects or requests to participate may be drawn up
EN
Date
2020-03-19
Local time
12:00
Tender must be valid until
2020-03-19
Conditions for opening of tenders

2020-03-19

12:00

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement
Yes

Complementary information

This is a recurrent procurement
No
Additional information

Please note additional information on this procurement:

1) The contracting authority reserves the right to award the contract in whole, in part or annul the tendering process and not award any contract;

2) Bidders should note that they will be required to enter into terms and conditions of contract as set out in the PQQ and ITT and that save for matters of clarification or consistency the contracting authority will not negotiate the terms;

3) The contracting authority will not accept completed ITT's after the stated closing date;

4) All documents to be priced (where applicable) in sterling and all payments made in sterling;

5) All tender costs and liabilities incurred by bidders shall be the sole responsibility of the bidders;

6) Prospective suppliers should note that NHS Shared Services Partnership — procurement services is acting on behalf of Public Health Wales NHS Trust.

Note: the authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process. To obtain further information record your interest on Sell2Wales at https://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=98988

Note: the authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process. To obtain further information record your interest on Sell2Wales at https://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=99850

(WA Ref:99850)

Electronic payment will be used
YES
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures

NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership on behalf of Public Health Wales NHS Trust will allow a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period between notifying the award decision and awarding the contract.

Unsuccessful tenderers and applicants are entitled to receive reasons for the decision, including the characteristics and relative advantages of the winning bid and the reasons why the tenderer/applicant was unsuccessful.

Should additional information be required it should be requested of the addressee in Section I.1).

Aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by breach of the procurement rules have the right to take action in the High Court (England and Wales). Any such action is subject to strict time limits in accordance with the Public Contracts (Amendments) Regulations 2015.

Electonic ordering will be used
YES
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
YES
Date of dispatch of this notice
2020-02-12
Review body

High Court

Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand

London

WC2A 2LL

+44 2079477501

Main CPV code 80561000

Bidding information

Bidding deadline

19 Mar 2020

31 days remaining

Total estimated value

GBP 300,000

Locations

United Kingdom, Cardiff

LOTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS TENDER

Value

GBP 300,000

The purpose of this specification is to outline the requirement to tender to provide expert lean improvement training and support to enable 2 large-scale pieces of work in NHS Wales. Working alongside Improvement Cymru and supporting the work of all Health organisations in Wales, this learning will support the pace of improvement and change required to make powerful service changes.

These 2 priority pieces of work are to:

— increase the pace of the flow of patients who require unscheduled care,

— support the pace of pathways of care for patients who has a suspicion of cancer.

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