To obtain documents, log on:
:
Not registered? Register me now
 

Public Higher Education Bulletin

 
University of Illinois at Chicago
Exemption #483IDM

Announcement of an Exempt Purchase

Award Info Published Friday April 17, 2020
Awarded to:
Vendor: Vizient, Incorporated, Irving, TX
Amount: An estimated $800,000
Terms:
An estimated start date of 4/17/2020 through 4/16/2025
Renewals:
None
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, April 17, 2020
The University awarded a contract for Vizient membership dues.
Vizient membership dues.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for membership in professional, academic, research, or athletic organizations on behalf of a public institution of higher education, an employee of a public institution of higher education, or a student at a public institution of higher education. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(1)) All members have the opportunity to collaborate to Increase efficiency, cost savings and value, and our member board of directors (led by the CEOs of our academic medical centers) determines UHC's strategic focus. As a result, UHC is uniquely positioned to respond to member needs and provide {integrated) solutions that serve membership along the continuum of care. UHC offers its members specific programs and services to improve clinical, operational, and patient safely performance. The specific benefits include access to Information needed by member hospitals related to specific programs and services to improve clinical, operational, and patient safety performance.

For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
Ian Masterton
University of Illinois at Chicago
UIC Purchasing Division
809 South Marshfield Ave., 3rd Floor (M/C 560)
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (312) 996-2801
FAX: (312) 996-3135

The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.

Bulletin Navigation

 
To obtain documents, log on:
Exemption Document
  • 483IDMVizientExemptionFormSigned.pdf (2 MB)