The DECIPHER call for Tenders has been made public on the 25th of June 2014. Bidders are invited to tender under the pre-commercial procurement (PCP) procedure for the provision of research and development services to seek solutions for a "Distributed European Community Individual Patient Healthcare Electronic Record" (DECIPHER).
DECIPHER PCP Project, funded under the European Commission 7th Framework Programme for research and technological development (FP7), challenges the industry to develop mobile solutions that enables secure cross-border access to existing patient healthcare portals and efficient and safe medical care of mobile patients in EU member states. These solutions shall be of special interest in the management of patients with chronic diseases or unplanned care episodes.
In particular, the DECIPHER PCP Procedure shall be divided into different Phases, in such a way that the number of Bidders shall decrease from one Phase to the next one to ensure selecting those that best address the technical challenge on which this PCP is based.
All procurement activities will be conducted by the Procuring Entity as single procuring entity. The Procuring Entity is the Agència de Qualitat i Avaluació Sanitàries de Catalunya (AQuAS), a public agency attached to the Health Department of the Regional Government of Catalonia (SPAIN).
The Procuring Entity is purchasing on behalf of three procuring authorities:
The Invitation To Tender with its Annexes, the Challenge Brief and the Glossary are now available from the Public Contracts Platform website of the Government of Catalonia:
Any question or query regarding the tender process or documents should be submitted using the ‘Notice Board’ available from such platform.
More information on: http://www.decipherpcp.eu/call-tender