University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of a Cooperative Purchase
Vendor: Press Ganey Associates, South Bend, IN
Amount: An estimated $900,000
An estimated start date of 9/26/2019 through 6/30/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, September 26, 2019
The University awarded a contract for experience surveying patient, employee & physician.
This Cooperative purchase is made in accordance with 30 ILCS 525, 30 ILCS 500/25-15(b) and 44 ILL. Admin. Code 4.2036(e). Press Ganey is the nation's largest comparative database of patient experience benchmarking of Academic Medical Centers, that includes analytics and statistical tools, patient experience tools, and also supports employee and physician satisfaction reporting. Press Ganey is an approved administrator to maintain compliance with federally mandated Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and System Survey (HCAHPS) that is required by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The process of Medicaid reimbursement requires the services provided under this agreement to fulfill the legal reporting requirements of Medicaid.
For additional information, contact:
Chief Procurement Officer - Ben Bagby
State Purchasing Officer - Geno Marchizza
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.