University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: NeuroLogica Corp., Danvers, MA
Amount: An estimated $370,032.03
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, March 6, 2020
The University awarded a contract for an X-Ray machine.
The Samsung GC85A is a fully automated digital X-Ray instrument that is capable of doing all types of X-Rays. This X-Ray machine is needed to provide patient care at UI Health.
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 current X-Ray machine is at end of life and parts are no longer available. Downtime causes delays in providing needed patient care. A new X-Ray machine will improved the quality of care necessary to provide for our patient's needs. The new instrument will improve productivity by reducing downtime and improve the quality of our patient care.
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