University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Smith and Nephew, Memphis, TN
Amount: An estimated $1,000,000
An estimated start date of 6/12/2018 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, June 13, 2018
The University awarded a contract for orthopedic surgical implants.
Orthopedic surgical implants used to repair bones of patients.
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)) The surgical implants from Smith and Nephew provide the best outcomes for patients treated at the University of Illinois Hospital.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.