University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
GE HealthcarePrinceton, NJ
- Amount: An estimated $2,000,000
- Terms: An estimated start date of 7/1/2022 through 6/30/2027
- Renewals: None
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First published Friday, June 24, 2022
The University awarded a contract for radioactive pharmaceuticals.
Radioactive pharmaceuticals are needed for the Nuclear Medicine Department. Nuclear Medicine is a medical specialty that uses radioactive tracers (radiopharmaceuticals) to access bodily functions and to diagnose and treat diseases.
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)) Nuclear Medicine is a medical specialty that uses radioactive tracers (radiopharmaceuticals) to access bodily functions and to diagnose and treat diseases. Without this supply, the patient care will be significantly hampered. The vendor has an excellent track record of supplying the radiopharmaceuticals in a timely manner.
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