HEIW Education Contracting Stakeholder Roadshow Events North, South and West Wales

A Prior Information Notice
by NHS WALES SHARED SERVICES PARTNERSHIP

Source
OJEU
Type
Future Contract (Services)
Duration
not specified
Value
£414M
Sector
PROFESSIONAL
Published
18 Feb 2020
Delivery
not specified
Deadline
n/a

Concepts

Location

Cardiff

Geochart for 1 buyers and 0 suppliers

Description

NWSSP Procurement Services is issuing this PIN for pre-market engagement purposes only, this is not a call for competition but an opportunity for the providers within this market to meet with the NWSSP and the HEIW. If the service decides to undertake a procurement exercise this will be advertised as appropriate at the relevant time. The current education contracts held by Health Education and Improvement Wales with education providers expire on 31.7.2021, the renewal of which provides a significant challenge as well as opportunities for HEIW.

Total Quantity or Scope

Health Education and Improvement Wales has reviewed the health professional and training within Wales, in doing so they have considered the breadth and configuration of education provision required across Wales to deliver the health and care workforce of the future in response to ‘A Healthier Wales’. Strategic objectives have been reviewed in order to add significant value to the new contracts. This final engagement event will be an opportunity for HEIW and NWSSP to present the final strategy for education provision. Current providers/potential bidders should note that this engagement event together with any other soft market sounding in relation this proposed procurement, may not necessarily lead to a formal procurement and/or award of any contracts. Further, that any information provided by current providers/potential bidders during this engagement event, may be used by NWSSP and HEIW to help to scope the proposed procurement/services and may also be shared widely with other current providers/potential bidders. Accordingly, current providers/potential bidders are advised not to share any confidential information and/or information they would not wish to be shared more widely NWSSP/HEIW accepts no liability for any costs incurred by current providers/potential bidders as a result of attending the engagement event. NWSSP Procurement Services is issuing this PIN for pre-market engagement purposes only, this is not a call for competition but an opportunity for the providers within this market to meet with the NWSSP and the HEIW. If the service decides to undertake a procurement exercise this will be advertised as appropriate at the relevant time.

CPV Codes

  • 80320000 - Medical education services

Other Information

In line with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 NWSSP Procurement Services and HEIW will run the Final Market Engagement Events at a series of locations around Wales throughout March 2020 as part of the stakeholder roadshow. North Wales: 17.3.2020 – Venue Cymru, Llandudno, LL30 1BB. South Wales: 20.3.2020 – Life Sciences Hub, Cardiff, CF10 4PL. West Wales: 25.3.2020 – National Botanic Gardens, Carmarthen, SA32 8HN. All events will be held from 10 a.m — 13.30 p.m., with registration from 9:30 a.m. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. NWSSP Procurement Services and HEIW will present the final strategy for education provision to be included in the new contracts to potential interested bidders. It is intended that all lots will be detailed at the event and within the future OJEU advert. NWSSP Procurement Services will also be available to further advise potential interested bidders on the tendering process. Next steps – potential interested bidders who are interested in attending any of the above events are required: 1) To express an interest by email to: francesca.havard-evans@wales.nhs.uk Please note that it is not a requirement for an OJEU notice to be translated bilingually on Sell2Wales however, if you require a copy of the PIN Notice in Welsh this is available to all interested potential bidders. Note: to register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Sell2Wales Website at https://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=98406 (WA Ref:98406)

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