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Public Higher Education Bulletin

University of Illinois at Chicago
Exemption #JDR024

Announcement of an Exempt Purchase

Award Info Published Monday February 20, 2023

Abbott Rapid Dx North America, LLCOrlando, FL

  • Amount: An estimated $125,000
  • Terms: An estimated start date of 2/28/2023 through 2/27/2026
  • Renewals: None



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0 BEP vendors
0 VBP vendors
0 Small businesses

The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.

First published Monday, February 20, 2023
The University awarded a contract for point of care testing equipment and supplies.
This is the standard of care and standardized house wide manufacturer for Point of Care Testing. The testing aids in the immediate point of care HbA1c results for efficient monitoring of glycemic control.
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)) Equipment is included at no-charge and we were provided a 32% discount off list price for patient tests based on the volume commitments.

For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
Justin Richardson
809 S. Marshfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: (312) 355-3568

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

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  • JDR024_Exemption_Signed.pdf (2 MB)