University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Stryker Corporation, Portage, MI
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 Monday, November 5, 2018
The University awarded a contract for OPERON D-Series surgical table.
OPERON D-Series is a surgical table designed to improve the safety of the OR ream and their patients, while easily maintaining requirements of many surgical procedures by providing flexibility for an optimal range of applications with its mobility and modular design.
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 procurement will be replacing OR surgical tables that are 22 years old. These new tables will bring new innovation, elevating standards for our surgeons and nurses and overall patient care.
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