FBO Notice Date 07/18/18
BIDS Reference Number 306
Document Type: Sources Sought
Medical, Dental & Veterinary Equipment & Supplies

Department of Veterans Affairs, Network Contracting Office 4, Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Facilities, 16602

65 -- VISN 4 West Artificial Limbs - RFI - Sources Sought Please answer the attached Questionnaire SOL 36C24418Q9416 DUE 080618Derek ChuffDerek.Chuff@va.govSOURCES SOUGHT NOTICEThis is a full and open Sources Sought Notice. This is NOT a solicitation for proposals, quotation abstracts, or quotations. This notice is for informationaland planning purposes only and shall not be construed as a solicitation or an obligation or commitment by the Government, nor is it a Request for Quote (RFQ) at this time.

The purpose of this Sources Sought notice is to determine, in particular, the capability of firms to provide artificial limbs, orthotic shoes, and custom orthotic braces. Responses will assist VA planners in determining an appropriate acquisition and set-aside strategy which best fits VA requirements.

The VA will accept responses from all socioeconomic categories in order to gaina more complete understanding of the market for these items.

Please answer the attached questionnaire.

Participating Medical Centers

VA Pittsburgh Health Care System: University Drive & Hines Campuses, Pittsburgh, PA 15420

Erie VAMC: 135 E. 38th Street, Erie, PA 16504-1559

VA Butler Health Care: 325 New Castle Road, Butler, PA 16001-2418

The NAICS Code for the expected acquisition is 339113 Surgical Appliance and Supplies manufacturing. Size Standard 750 Employees. The Product Service Code is 6510, Prosthetics and Orthotics.

Please email completed questionnaire to: Contract Specialist, Derek Chuff at Derek.Chuff@va.gov by 11:00 AM Eastern Time on August 6, 2018. Telephone inquirieswill not be accepted.

This notice does not obligate the Government to award a contract or otherwise pay for the information provided in response. The Government reserves the right to use information provided by respondents for any purpose deemed necessary and legally appropriate. Any organization responding to this notice should ensure that the response is complete and sufficiently detailed to allow the Government to determine the organization s qualifications to deliver the supplies. Respondents are also advised that the Government is under no obligation to acknowledge receipt of the information or provide feedback about any of the information received. After review of the responses received, the Government may issue a solicitation via Federal Business Opportunities. No proprietary, sensitive, confidential or classified information shall be included with your response. The Government reserves the right to use any non-proprietary technical information in any resultant solicitation.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/VA/PiVAMC646/PiVAMC646/36C24418Q9416/listing.html