University of Illinois at Chicago
Request for Information: Automated Electronic Patient Classification/Acuity
First published Friday, December 18, 2020
Responses will be accepted below until 5:00 PM, Friday January 15, 2021:
At the following address:
Electronic submittal to email
Chicago, IL 60612
The University of Illinois at Chicago on behalf of UI Health is planning to implement an automated patient acuity system to replace its current manual tool. We are seeking information on the industry standard for proven systems that promote equitable nurse patient assignments and patient safety. Specifically, the University is seeking input on key requirements and specifications along with strategies and approaches that lead to successful implementation, in a manner that is compliant with the Illinois Nurse Staffing by Patient Acuity Act.
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
Chief Procurement Officer - John Donato
State Purchasing Officer - Lee Saulter
Submit 1 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.