Substance Use Interventions, Psychological and Recovery Support Services to FVHB

A Contract Award Notice
by THE COMMON SERVICES AGENCY (MORE COMMONLY KNOWN AS NHS NATIONAL SERVICES SCOTLAND) (‘NSS’) ON BEHALF OF THE CONTRACTING AUTHORITY, FORTH VALLEY HEALTH BOARD

Source
OJEU
Type
Contract (Services)
Duration
3 year (est.)
Value
£6M
Sector
HEALTH
Published
12 Jul 2019
Delivery
To 11 Jul 2022 (est.)
Deadline
n/a

Concepts

Location

Forth Valley

Geochart for 2 buyers and 1 suppliers

Description

The Common Services Agency (more commonly known as National Services Scotland) (‘the authority’) acting through its division procurement, commissioning and facilities is undertaking this procurement of the supply of substance use intervention, Psychological and recovery support services on behalf of the Contracting Authority Forth Valley Health Board, pursuant to the National Health Service (Scotland) Act 1978. The contract will be entered into by Forth Valley Health Board.

Total Quantity or Scope

This contract will be to provide an easily accessible service, offered across the Forth Valley area, to those identified as problematic substance users. Clients will be supported to reduce the impact of problematic substance use on their lives, and on the lives of others. The primary aim is to improve the health and well-being of clients with alcohol and/or drug related problems through minimising their substance use and promoting their recovery. The service will provide evidence based interventions, a person-centred assessment and care plan; information, advice and support regarding substance use treatment and recovery; the service will facilitate onward referral to more relevant support services where they are not the correct service provider. The successful bidder will have the capacity to respond to, at a minimum, key working for 600 clients on opiate substitute therapy recovery packages within the addiction recovery service, key working for 150 clients within primary care OST service, key working for 160 clients on OST recovery packages within the 3 Forth Valley Prison establishments. The successful bidder will provide a minimum of 250 places for community rehabilitation, provide a minimum of 1 200 places for psychological therapies, provide a minimum of 1000 places annually for the harm reduction service and a minimum of 500 places within the core drug and alcohol service. The service provided will adhere to national quality principles (national care standard for substance services).

Award Detail

1 Change Grow Live (Brighton)
  • Reference: csd-08102018

CPV Codes

  • 85312500 - Rehabilitation services
  • 85312320 - Counselling services
  • 75231230 - Prison services
  • 33693300 - Addiction treatment
  • 75231200 - Services related to the detention or rehabilitation of criminals
  • 85311300 - Welfare services for children and young people

Indicators

  • Options are not available.

Other Information

The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is CSD-081018. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343 The Contracting Authority does not intend to include a sub-contract clause as part of community benefits (as per Section 25 of the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014) in this contract for the following reason: The contractor shall ensure that all contracts with sub-contractors and suppliers which the Contractor intends to procure following the commencement date, and which the contractor has not, before the date of this contract, already planned to award to a particular Sub-contractor or supplier, are advertised through the Public Contracts Scotland procurement portal (www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk) And awarded a fair, open transparent and competitive process proportionate to the nature and value of the contract. Community benefits are not included in this requirement. Payment terms will be phased from quarterly in advance to monthly in arrears over the first year of contracting. Please refer to ITT for full terms and conditions relating to payment schedule. (SC Ref:590750)

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