Illinois State University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Reditus Laboratories, Pekin, IL
Amount: An amount not to exceed $3,300,000
An estimated start date of 8/17/2020 through 12/31/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, August 17, 2020
The University awarded a contract for COVID Surveillance Testing.
Reditus shall provide SARS-CoV-2 surveillance testing services to Illinois State University. Reditus is to provide all management, supervision, personnel, materials, supplies and equipment to implement a surveillance testing process for faculty, staff, and students on the Illinois State University campus including results reporting and self-service portal.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for medical supplies or medical at a university-operated health care center or dispensary that provides care, treatment, and medications for students, faculty and staff (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b-5)) The University will utilize Reditus services as needed to provide testing throughout the Fall 2020 semester.
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