University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: National Association of Public Hospitals (NAPH), Washington, DC
An estimated start date of 9/1/2013 through 8/31/2014
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, August 23, 2013
The University awarded a contract for National Association of Public Hospitals (NAPH).
Membership dues to the leading association for hospitals and health systems dedicated to high-quality care for all, including the most vulnerable. The associationâs more than 200 members are vital to their communities, providing primary care, trauma care, disaster response, health professional training, research, public health programs, and other services. They innovate and adapt to lead the broader health care community toward more effective and efficient care.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because
the procurement expenditure is a membership in professional, academic, 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.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.