|RFx ID :||20976854|
|Tender Name :||Building the Quality of Contraception Services in New Zealand|
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|Open Date :||Monday, 29 April 2019 3:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Close Date :||Tuesday, 4 June 2019 12:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Tender Type :||Request for Proposals (RFP)|
|Tender Coverage :||Sole Agency [?]|
|Exemption Reason :||None|
|Required Pre-qualifications :||None|
|Alternate Physical Delivery Address :||N/A|
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This Request for Proposal (RFP) is an invitation to suitably qualified Respondents to submit a Proposal for the New Contraception Training and Guidelines opportunity.
This procurement forms part of a new initiative, which is currently being rolled out by district health boards in primary care and community settings. This initiative provides low cost contraception consultations and free long acting reversible contraception for low income women (‘the initiative’).
The outcome being sought through this procurement is to build the quality and consistency of contraception services, and increase uptake of long acting reversible contraception (LARC), particularly amongst priority population groups.
There are two service components being sought through this procurement, these are outlined below. Note that the Ministry will consider Proposals from Respondents with the capacity and capability to deliver either one or both service components.
1. Development of national contraception guidelines AND
2. Development and delivery of training for health professionals in:
best-practice contraception counselling including culturally competent and youth-friendly care.
insertion and removal of long acting reversible contraception.