Gippsland Primary Health Network opened a tender today today (17 October 2022) for one or more providers to deliver after-hours services to communities in Gippsland from 1 February 2023 to 31 December 2023.
A (non-mandatory) public Tenderer Information Session will be held online at 1pm on Tuesday 25 October 2022 via Zoom. Interested parties can register for the session here.
Innovative approaches to service delivery are encouraged, which may include both in reach and outreach services or use of telehealth services to reduce the burden on hospital emergency department presentations during the after-hours period.
A rising need for after-hours services to Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs) has been identified. Proposals that include an outreach service to RACFs, or that otherwise address this particular need. are strongly encouraged.
Tenderers should address the evaluation criteria detailed in the RFx Tender Specification document. A completed Application Form, along with any other relevant documentation, must be uploaded to Gippsland PHN’s TenderLink portal by the closing time of 5pm on Friday 11 November 2022.
All enquiries should be directed to the Online Question Forum in the TenderLink portal in the first instance. Questions containing potentially commercially sensitive information may be emailed to email@example.com