|RFx ID :||21459013|
|Tender Name :||Recruitment Services Locum Medical and Dental Services|
|Reference # :||40090|
|Open Date :||Friday, 23 August 2019 12:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Close Date :||Friday, 20 September 2019 5:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Department/Business Unit :||Procurement|
|Tender Type :||Request for Proposals (RFP)|
|Tender Coverage :||Sole Agency [?]|
|Exemption Reason :||None|
|Required Pre-qualifications :||None|
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NZ Health Partnerships provide national procurement related shared services to New Zealand's district health boards (DHBs).
Locum Medical Services means the professional activity undertaken by a Registered Medical or Dental Practitioner in a temporary capacity to ensure continuity of health and Medical and Dental services, arisen as a result of the DHB requiring to meet MOH Targets, a vacancy or in the absence of registered medical or dental practitioner currently employed by the DHB for any reason, including but not limited to taking leave, sickness and bereavement.The doctor who provides that professional activity is a Locum.
The engagement of Locums is currently undertaken by direct sourcing candidates or by working through locum agency providers by individual DHBs. Following recent reviews of this process, NZ Health Partnerships, is seeking tenders through an open request for proposals (RFP) for the provision of Locum Medical Recruitment Services by a number of Providers via a preferred Panel arrangement.