EG-Health Care Quality Improvement - P080228
Ministry of Health & Population | Published December 17, 2015
General Procurement Notice
ArabRepublic of Egypt
Healthcare Quality Improvement Project
Health Nutrition &Population
GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE
Project ID No.: P080228
The Ministry of Health & Population of the ArabRepublic of Egypt has received financing in the amount of US$ 75 million equivalent from the World Bank toward the cost of the Healthcare QualityImprovement Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments for goods, works, related services and consultingservices to be procured under this project. The Loan became effective on September 2015 and has implementation and will close onJune 30th 2017.
The project includes the followingcomponents:
Component One: Family Healthcare Quality ImprovementProgram (US$70m). This component will fundQuality Improvement and Maintenance Plans(QIMP) that support each participating health center undertake a phased process of instituting quality improvements, and thatculminates in independently certified accreditation. Targeting 1,000 familyhealth centers and family healthcare units in ten poorgovernorates, the accreditation program is intended to bring the quality ofcare of these facilities up to appropriate internationally recognized quality standards and to enhance system responsiveness at thefamily health center/family healthcare unit level.
Component Two: Implementation Support (US$5m). This component will finance the cost of technical assistance, external financial audits,external independent quality audits and project management. It will also finance a pilot model of afully integrated package offamily health services on a district level demonstrating the full spectrum of services on the different levels of care with theirpertinent referral mechanisms.
The project will procure thefollowing:
? Consulting services for Quality services, Monitoring and evaluation,Verification Services as well as financial auditing.
? Services for firms for Cleaning and security.
? Goods as (office furniture, Medication and medical supplies)
? Goods as IT equipment (computers, printers, scanners, fax and photocopiers)
· Clinical medicalservices from medical doctors (General Practioners & Specialists)
Procurement of contracts financed by the World Bankwill be conducted through the procedures as specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement underIBRD Loans and IDACredits (edition 2011), and is opento all eligible bidders as definedin the guidelines. Consulting services will be selected in accordance with the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers (current edition).
Specific procurement notices for contracts to be bidunder the World Bank's international competitive bidding (ICB) procedures and for contracts for consultancy services will beannounced, as they become available, in UNDevelopment Business and dgMarket and 2 of the widely circulated daily newspapers in Egypt.
Interested eligible bidders who wish to be included onthe mailing list to receive an invitation to bid under ICB procedures, and interestedconsultants who wish to receive a copy of theadvertisement requesting expressions of interest for large-value consultants' contracts, or those requiring additional information,should contact the address below:
Head of Regional Health Districts Sector & Project Manager.
Ministry of Health & Population.
Address: 3 Maagles El-Shaab Street, Downtown, Cairo
Fax: +20 2 27950597
Tel: +20 2 27945118