University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Illinois Medical District Guest House, Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $400,000
An estimated start date of 7/1/2019 through 6/30/2022
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, June 11, 2019
The University awarded a contract for housing services for patients.
Illinois Medical District (IMD) Guest House provides housing services for our patients who travel greater than 50 miles for treatment, workup, and/or aftercare to reamian close to their healthcare provider and/or health system for the administration of care (i.e. Organ transplant, Nuerology, Optometry, Orthopedic, Cardiology, Hematology, Gastronintestinal, Sickle Cell, Stem Cell Bone Marrow Transplant, and Cancer related 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)) The procurement will help underserved patients to quality healthcare.
For additional information, contact:
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.