REQUEST for Expression of Interest
for provision of consultancy services
to Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic for the Project
“Establishing and Management of Angiographic Centers”
based on a Public Private Partnership
The Government of the Kyrgyz Republic is actively pursuing the implementation of Public Private Partnership (PPP) arrangements to strengthen the quality of its public infrastructure and related services.
With support from the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the government has adopted in 2012 a Law on PPP to enable and facilitate PPP. An institutional setting has been designed to support the preparation and implementation of PPP with Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic as authorized public body i.e. coordinating agency and the Ministry of Finance responsible for approval of fiscal risks.
Also with support from the ADB, a Project Development Support Facility (PDSF) has been established (Government Resolution No. 147, 17 March 2014). The objective of the PDSF is to fund project preparation.
Taking into account needs in angiographic researches for population and public budget constraints, Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic initiated PPP project for establishing and managing four angiographic centers in the National Hospital under the Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic, the National Centre of Maternity and childhood care, Osh Interregional Nursery Hospital and Issuk-Kul Regional Hospital.
As such this project is part of an overall health care PPP program for the Kyrgyz Republic, which also includes CT scans facilities, hemodialysis units, central laboratory and the national Hospital.
Ministry of Economy has recommended to Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic to proceed with the project.
Through its Project Development Support Fund the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic has approved funding for the further preparation and implementation of this project initiative.
Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic requires consulting services to assess the feasibility of the project “Establishing and Managing Angiographic Centers through PPP”(hereinafter the Project) with particular emphasis on financial viability, bankability, risk determination and allocation, and value for money to the society.
The required consulting services will include (detailed scope of work are in the Term of Reference which will be given to shortlisted companies):
The feasibility study should be considered and approved by Ministry of Health, Ministry of Economy and Ministry of Finance. Recommendations and rejections during the approval process should be supported with arguments by authors of the Feasibility Study or other parties. It is expected that Consultants will support and facilitate Approval proceedings from related ministries
Duration of the Assignment is approximately 7 months with possible extension. The Consultant will get down to work immediately after contract signing. The Consultant will submit reports in Russian and English.
Consultants must submit reports to Coordination and Reforms Division of the Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic in paper and electronic versions in Russian and English languages as follows:
Interested (inter)national consulting companies with relevant experience in implementation of PPP projects preferably in health sector are requested to provide information / company profile indicating qualifications to fulfill the assignment:
For any questions please contact by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Eligible firms are requested to submit their signed “Expression of Interest” (in .pdf format) in English and/or Russian for the assignment by 12:00 hours (GMT +6:00) on August 14, 2017 to the following address:
Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic,
Moscow st.148, Bishkek, Postal Code 720040, tel.(fax): +996 312 660717
Contact person: Ms.Zinat Beishebaeva, Procurement Division of MOH, 3-rd floor.
Tel.: (+996)312 66-26-08; 663815, fax: (+996)312 621901;
Request for Proposals will be issued to the shortlisted firms.