University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Philips Healthcare, Andover, MA
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, February 6, 2019
The University awarded a contract for patient monitoring equipment.
Purchasing the Philips patient monitoring gateway, infrastructure connectivity engines, and device adapters.
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)) Having these components and infrastructure in place will mean that they will not be needed for purchase in the future as well as making it quicker and easier installation process moving forward.
For additional information, contact:
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.