UK-Southend-on-Sea: Community health services.

UK-Southend-on-Sea: Community health services.

Section I: Contracting Authority
Title: UK-Southend-on-Sea: Community health services.
I.1)Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, UKH31
Civic Centre, Victoria Avenue,, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6ER, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1702215000, Email:, URL:
Contact: Emma Woof, Attn: Emma Woof

I.2)Type of the contracting authority:
Regional or local authority

I.3) Main activity:
General Public Services

I.4) Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities:
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: No

Section II: Object Of The Contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Home from Hospital Service
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works:

Service Category: 25
Do you agree to the publication of this notice?: Yes
II.1.3)Information about a framework or a dynamic purchasing system:
Not Provided
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):
Community health services. Health and social work services. Health services. Guidance services. The HFH Service is a ‘home from hospital’ service which will support clients to discharge from hospital and their return to living at home.
The primary aims of the HFH Service are:
• To reduce the number of preventable re-admissions to hospital within 30 days of hospital readmissions (PHOF 4.11) and reduced social isolation (PHOF 1.18)
• To contribute towards reducing the rate of emergency hospital admissions for injuries due to falls in persons aged 65 and over (PHOF 2.24)
• To facilitate early and safe discharge from hospital
• Contribute towards reduced length of initial stay and total days of care
• To reduce or delay the number of clients being admitted to long term care
• Improve independent living for clients (evaluated using pre and post intervention client feedback of the service)
The Provider will deliver an evidence based program to service users in the community, promoting independence at home through focussing on social inclusion and providing a safe environment for service users, recognising issues that may hinder their independence.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary:
85323000 - Community health services.
85000000 - Health and social work services.
85100000 - Health services.
85312310 - Guidance services.
II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA):
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): Not Provided

II.2)Total Final Value Of Contract(s)
II.2.1) Total final value of the contract(s)
Value: 163,095
Currency: GBP

Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Type Of Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Open
IV.2)Award Criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria: Not Provided
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction:
An electronic auction will be used: Not Provided

IV.3)Administrative Information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority: Not Provided
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract: No

Section V: Award Of Contract

1: Award And Contract Value
Contract No: Not Provided

V.1)Date Of Contract Award: 08/05/2014
V.2) Information About Offers
Number Of Offers Received: 1
Number Of Offers Received By Electronic Means: 0
V.3)Name And Address Of Economic Operator To Whom The Contract Has Been Awarded:
Official name: Concept Care Solutions (Trading as Dolphin Care)
Postal address: 1st Floor Middlesex House, 29-45 High Street, Edgware
Town: London
Postal code: HA8 7UU
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2087315972
V.4)Information On Value Of Contract
Initial estimated total value of the contract
Value: 163,096
Currency: GBP

If annual or monthly value:
Number of months: 34
V.5)Information about subcontracting:
The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No

Section VI: Complementary Information
VI.1)Information about European Union funds:
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

VI.2)Additional Information:
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VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures:
Not Provided
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals: Not Provided
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained:
Not Provided

VI.4)Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 14/07/2014