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Document Type:FILE
Posted Date:Sep 21, 2018
Category: Quality Control, Testing and Inspection Services
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Contracting Office Address

Department of Veterans Affairs;Network Contracting Office 16;Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center;2002 Holcombe BLVD;Houston TX 77030 4298


1. Title: Dialysis/Dental Water Testing 2. Purpose: The Michael E. Debakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center (MEDVAMC) hereby issues the following Sources Sought Notice as a Request for Information (RFI). This RFI is being used for Market Research purposes only to seek contractors with the capability to provide the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System (CAVHS) with all labor, personnel, equipment, supplies, transportation, materials, supervision and other related services necessary to provide Dialysis/Dental Water Testing. 3. Place of Performance: A. Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service 4300 West 7th Street Little Rock, AR 72205 NOTE: All Questions shall be answered in Section 4 in order for the government to consider whether the contractor has the capability to meet the government requirement. 4. Responses Requested: The MEDVAMC requires the following questions answered in this RFI: Questions that are not answered shall be considered non-responsive to the Request for Information. a. Prospective contractors shall provide their point(s) of contact name, address, telephone number, and email address. In addition, contractors shall provide the companys business size, and Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) Number. b. Is your company a small business, SDBs, HUBZone, or 8A concern? NAICS Code: 621511, PSC Code: H265, Equipment and Materials Testing Services/Medical, Dental and Veterinary Equipment Please provide proof of qualifications. c. Provide in your capability statement a list of active contracts for commercial, federal, state, and local governments. List Contracts shall provide communication on the government requirement illustrating the capability for comparison. d. Is your company available under any Government Wide Agency Contract (GWAC), General Services Administration Schedules (GSA), Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), and/or Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA)? If so, please list the contract number and a brief summary of the products and services provided. e. Provide a brief summary of your potential approach to this type of contract and meeting the specific requirements per the draft Performance Work Statement; along with your experience managing similar contracts with similar requirements. f. Will you be performing services as a prime contractor or subcontracting services out? g. What is your company s recent experience, be it US Federal contracted service or a service performed external to US Federal government? 5. Opportunity: The MEDVAMC is seeking information from potential contractors on their ability to provide this service. THIS IS A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) ONLY. Small Business Concerns are encouraged to provide responses to this RFI to assist the MEDVAMC in determining potential levels of competition available in the industry. Contractor shall possess the capability to provide all requirements and objectives. 6. Instructions and Response Guidelines: RFI responses are due by October 01, 2018 at 12:00 pm (CST); size is limited to 8.5 x 11 inches, 12-point font, with 1-inch margins in Microsoft Word format via email to joel.dingle@va.gov All Questions shall be submitted by September 26, 2018 2:00pm(CST) via email to joel.dingle@va.gov Telephone requests or inquires will not be accepted. The subject line shall read: 36C25619Q0007 Dialysis/Dental Water Testing NO SOLICITATION EXISTS AT THIS TIME. There is no page limitation on subparagraphs 4(a) - 4(i). All Questions shall be answered to be considered as part of the Market Research for capable contractors to meet the government requirements. Please provide additional information you deem relevant in order to respond to the specific inquiries of the RFI. Information provided will be used solely by MEDVAMC as "market research" and will not be released outside of the MEDVAMC Purchasing and Contract Team. DISCLAIMER: This RFI does not constitute a Request for Proposal (RFP), Invitation for Bid (IFB), or Request for Quotation (RFQ), and it is not to be construed as a commitment by the Government to enter into a contract, nor will the Government pay for the information submitted in response to this request. All information contained in this RFI is preliminary as well as subject to modification and is in no way binding on the Government. In accordance with FAR 15.201(e), responses to this notice are not offers and cannot be accepted by the U.S. Government to form a binding contract. If a solicitation is released, it is will be synopsized in the Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) website or GSA. It is the responsibility of the interested parties to monitor these sites for additional information pertaining to this RFI, or future RFP. 7. Contact Information: Contract Specialist, Joel Dingle Email address: joel.dingle@va.gov Your responses to this notice is appreciated.

Original Point of Contact

POC Joel Dingle

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