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Public Higher Education Bulletin

University of Illinois at Chicago
Exemption #JJW1043

Announcement of an Exempt Purchase

Award Info Published Tuesday January 25, 2022

Optos IncorporatedMarlborough, MA

  • Amount: An estimated $181,500
  • Terms: One-time transaction



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

First published Tuesday, January 25, 2022
The University awarded a contract for a fundus camera.
Silverstone is the latest Optos technology that incorporates the first ever Ultra-Wide fundus camera with an integrated swept source OCT (Optical Coherence Technology) all-in-one unit.
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 latest technology from Optos will provide the highest level of care to UIC patients, while providing the Physicians the most advanced tool to precisely manage and create individual treatment plans for their patients.

For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
Jeffrey Walsh
University of Illinois at Chicago
Purchasing Division (M/C 560)
809 South Marshfield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612-7203
Phone: (312) 355-3568
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.

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  • JJW1043OptosIncsigned.pdf (2 MB)