University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: StatLab, McKinney, TX
Amount: An estimated $1,300,000
An estimated start date of 6/26/2020 through 6/25/2025
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, June 26, 2020
The University awarded a contract for diagnostic testing supplies.
StatLab provides specialized Histology, Immunohistochemistry (IHC), Cytology, and Anatomic Pathology diagnostic supplies necessary for the testing of UI Health patient specimens in the Pathology Laboratories.
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 vendor provides supplies for a range of testing disciplines which are crucial for patient care in the Hospital. Being able to source all of these supplies from StatLab helps the laboratory to run more efficiently and to simplify operations.
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