University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Zimmer Biomet, Warsaw, IN
Amount: An estimated $300,000,000
An estimated start date of 9/1/2017 through 8/31/2022
We are procuring orthopedic hip, knee and shoulder implant products for orthopedic surgeries which concern conditions involving the musculoskeletal system.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, October 9, 2017
The University awarded a contract for Orthopedic Hip, Knee and Shoulder Implants.
The U of I hospital is seeking to procure orthopedic hip, knee and shoulder implant products.
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 implants will be use for orthopedic surgeries which concern conditions involving the musculoskeletal system.
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