FBO Notice Date 03/15/18
BIDS Reference Number 135
Document Type: Presolicitation
Medical Services

Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Black Hills Health Care System, Department of Veterans Affairs Black Hills Health Care System, 57741

Q -- VA MPLS Health Care System Radiology Images: Workflow Retrieval Management Service Base + 4 OPTN YRS Commence 5/1/2018 SOL 36C26318Q0431 DUE 040518Angela Beckangela.beck@va.govPage 1 of 1The Department of Veterans Affairs Network 23 Contracting Office (NCO 23), on behalf of the MINNEAPOLIS VA Health Care System (MVAHCS) at One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, contemplates issuing a Request for Quote (RFQ) to award asingle, commercial firm-fixed price contract to the responsible offeror for a Workflow Retrieval Management Solution Service for Radiology Images. The period of performance is one year from the date of award (with four [4] one-year options exercised at the federal government s discretion) in accordance with all specifications, work statement, terms and conditions contained therein.

Offers, including options, shall be evaluated using the LPTA (Lowest-Priced Technically Acceptable) method based upon the following:PriceTechnical AcceptabilityPast Performance

The solicitation and any subsequent award will be conducted in accordance with FAR Part 13, and relevant sections of the Federal Acquisition Regulation and Veterans Administration Acquisition Regulation (VAAR).

The applicable NAICS Code is 518210. The small business size standard is $32.5Million.This requirement is subject to a 100% Small Business Set-Aside.

The tentative issue date for any actual solicitation is on or about March 15, 2018. Proposals will be due not less than 15 days after the issuance of any solicitation.

This notice is for informational purposes only and is not a request for offers. The Government is not obligated to issue a solicitation as a result of this notice.

All respondents must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database at http://www.sam.gov and complete online Representations and Certifications at http://www.sam.gov. Amendments to the solicitation will be posted at http://www.fbo.gov. Offerors must obtain all notices and amendments to the solicitation through this web site. Hard copies will not be mailed.

No other information is available until issuance of the solicitation.Please submit written questions after solicitation is posted via email to Contracting Specialist, Angela Beck: angela.beck@va.gov. Telephone inquiries will not be accepted. Responses to questions pertaining to the solicitation will be provided through March 27, 2018 only.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/VA/VABHHCS568/VABHHCS568/36C26318Q0431/listing.html

SET-ASIDE: Total Small Business