University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Integra Lifesciences Corporation, Plainsboro, NJ
Amount: An estimated $1,500,000
An estimated start date of 1/10/2020 through 1/11/2025
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, January 10, 2020
The University awarded a contract for surgical instruments.
Surgical instrumentation (retractors and ancillaries) and trays.
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)) This request is for delicate instruments and retractor systems used in the operating room (OR) by multiple services (cross-specialty). This agreement allows the multiple OR services to perform at their highest level to provide quality care to the patients.
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