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Ambulance Telehealth Phase 1 - Mobile Data Technology

June 6, 2014



Contract Notice: Service~s Ambulance Telehealth programme. This programme is intended to refresh the Service~s current mobile data solution within its accident and emergency fleet. Phase 1 is for the supply of vehicle-based communication devices, tablet and possibly printers. The contract will also include installation of the new equipment, de-installation of existing equipment and ongoing maintenance and repair of this hardware throughout Scotland. The communications devices are required to enable wireless data communications including mobile broadband in the Service~s accident and emergency fleet (approx 600 vehicles). The communications device will be required to interface to the on-board tablets within the ambulance and remote Service servers for data transfer. The communications device must also enable communication with diagnostic medical devices via Bluetooth. It must also provide GPS capability to provide vehicle tracking. The device must provide the best possible coverage and signal strength throughout Scotland, including the Highlands and Islands and be compatible with the Service~s existing communications bearer. Any necessary vehicle wiring and external accessories such as antenna should be included. The ongoing maintenance / repair of this equipment will be required for a minimum of 5 years, which may be extended to a maximum of 7 years. More information is available in the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire. Total quantity or scope: Approx 600 vehicle installations are anticipated initally. There may be some additions to this if the A&E fleet increases during the period of the contract. Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate: Envisaged number of operators 5 Time-limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate: 07-07-2014 12:00 Deadline Date: 07/07/2014 Deadline Time: 12:00 Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates: Estimated date 04-08-2014

Major organization : SCOTTISH AMBULANCE SERVICE

Address : National Headquarters, Gyle Square, South Gyle Crescent, Town: Edinburgh, Postal Code: EH12 9EB, Attn: Jenny Neville

Country :United Kingdom

Email : jenny.neville@nhs.net

Url : http://www.scottishambulance.com

Tender notice number : (SC Ref:303918)

Notice type : Tender Notice

Open date : 2014-07-07



Tender documents : T22512757.html


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