University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: OSF Healthcare, Peoria, IL
An estimated start date of 10/13/2020 through 9/30/2022
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, October 13, 2020
The University awarded a contract for two advanced practice nurses.
Provide two experienced Advanced Practice Nurses (1.0 FTE and.75 FTE) to support the Pediatrics Cardiology Team.
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)) It provides two experienced Advanced Practice Nurses (1.0 FTE and.75 FTE) to support the Peds Cardiology Team. We would not be able to hire people of this caliber for the wages the University pays. Also, OSF Healthcare is our partner and provides other staff to our clinics as needed. The clinics are on OSF property.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.