AWARD OF CONTRACT FOR CARE AND SUPPORT AT HOME MOBILE NIGHTS IN WIRRAL
Decision Maker: Director of Care and Health
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The purpose of the report is to seek approval
from the Director of Care and Health in respect of the Award of the
Care and Support at home Mobile Night service within Wirral
following a procurement exercise.
Provider information can be found in Appendix 1 please note this information is commercially sensitive and is restricted by virtue of paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.
This matter affects all wards within the Borough as referrals can be made from anywhere in Wirral. This is a key decision.
The Director of Care and Health approves the award of 2 year contract (with a one year extension option) to highest scoring tenderer Provider B outlined in Appendix A and approves the progression to notice of the award of the contract, within the approved budget and in accordance with the most economically advantageous tender criteria.
Reasons for the decision:
Alternative options considered:
To not tender the service out to contract and remain with incumbent provider, which would not be compliant with contract procedure rules.
To offer a contract of an alternative length.
Publication date: 05/01/2022
Date of decision: 10/12/2021
Effective from: 11/01/2022