University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Saint Jude Medical, Saint Paul, MN
Amount: An estimated $1,350,000
An estimated start date of 8/31/2017 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 Tuesday, December 19, 2017
The University awarded a contract for various catheters and introducers.
Ablation catheters, cables, diagnostic catheters, electrophysiology products, intra-cardiac ultrasound catheters, introducers, mapping catheters, and mapping systems.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for medical supplies or medical services necessary for the delivery of care and treatment at medical, dental, or veterinary teaching facilities utilized by SIU or U of I (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b-5)) Saint Jude Medical was chosen because the supplies meet the needs of the using surgeons and the patients? anatomies.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.