University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Stryker Sales Corporation, Portage, MI
Amount: An estimated $1,400,000
An estimated start date of 2/6/2018 through 9/30/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, February 7, 2018
The University awarded a contract for Stryker Ortho Power Tools & Accessories.
Stryker Ortho Power Tools consist of batteries, electronic console, foot switches, hand devices (saws and drills), bits, burrs, blades and accessories.
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)) Stryker Ortho Power Tools has to do with direct patient care. Without access to Stryker tools and supplies the hospital would not be able to offer orthopedic and neurological procedures to patients.
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