University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Biomet Microfixation, Jacksonville, FL
Amount: An estimated $6,000,000
An estimated start date of 6/1/2018 through 6/30/2023
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, March 7, 2018
The University awarded a contract for Craniomaxillofacial/Thoracic Plating Systems.
Biomet Microfixation, Incorporated offers Craniomaxillofacial/Thoracic Plating Systems used in a variety of specialty surgical applications in the following areas: neurosurgery, plastic reconstructive surgery, oral surgery, and thoracic surgery.
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)) Biomet Microfixation, Incorporated offers Craniomaxillofacial/Thoracic Plating Systems are used in patient surgical procedures. Without access to supplies the hospital would not be able to offer the variety of specialty surgical applications.
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