TENDER: Market Engagement - Domiciliary/Home Care - Kirklees Council

Contract: KIRKC-ADDB-RQ9MRF

Main Contract Detail

Buyer:

Kirklees Council

Title:

Market Engagement regarding Domiciliary Care/Home Care

Category/Categories:

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Additional Categorisation(s):

None

Summary:

The current block contracts that Kirklees Council has with domiciliary care providers are due to expire on 30.06.2017. We are therefore preparing to procure approximately 16000 weekly hours of domiciliary care beyond this date.

 

 

What we want to achieve…..

 

The Council wishes maintain the best possible care for service users by   procuring in the most effective way to stabilise and sustain its providers. We aim to purchase from a range of providers which does not exclude smaller family run concerns.

The Council is considering an outcome focused commissioning approach, giving providers more jurisdiction for negotiating support packages directly with service users and their informal carers.

 

 

Market Engagement……

 

The Council is using a ‘market engagement approach’ to ascertain the level of interest from potential providers and to utilise your knowledge and experience to inform our commissioning strategy.

 

Contact:

Miss Emma Hanley

Email Address:

emma.hanley@kirklees.gov.uk

Telephone:

01484 221000

Address:

Kirkgate Bldgs
Byram Street
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire
HD1 1BY
United Kingdom

Key Dates

Estimated contract start date:

01/07/2017

Estimated contract end date:

01/06/2020

Expression of interest start date:

01/09/2016 08:00

Expression of interest end date:

19/09/2016 13:00

Other Information

Contract Period:

36 (months)

Anticipated Extension Period:

24 (months)

Number of Anticipated Extensions:

0

Contract Attachment(s)

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Yortender Market Engagement.doc87kb 01/09/2016