TSB Only Mobile Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing studies

Agency: State Government of Iowa
State: Iowa
Type of Government: State & Local
NAICS Category:
  • 541720 - Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
Posted Date: Sep 20, 2021
Due Date: Sep 23, 2021
Solicitation No: MT260220-SK TSB only
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Bid Number
MT260220-SK TSB only

TSB Only Mobile Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing studies

Solicitation Type
Request for Quotes

In accordance with the informal competition procedures provided for in Iowa Administrative Code rule 118.9, the Iowa Veterans Home (IVH), the Agency, is seeking the services of a qualified vendor (Service Provider) to provide licensed mobile Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) studies on site at the Iowa Veterans Home campus for IVH residents Iowa Licensed Speech Pathologist will provide professional Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) studies services on site to residents in large long-term care facility, as needed, based on physicians’ orders. The Agency reserves the right to reject any or all bids, in whole or in part, to advertise for new bids, to abandon the need for such services, and to cancel this informal Competitive Solicitation at any time prior to the execution of the written contract. The costs of preparation and delivery of the bid proposal are solely the responsibility of the Service Provider. All information submitted by a Service Provider may be treated as a public record by the Agency unless the Service Provider properly requests that the information be treated as confidential information in accordance with the public records laws of the State of Iowa at the time its proposal is submitted. By submitting a proposal, the Service Provider agrees that the Agency may copy the proposal for purposes of facilitating the evaluation of the proposal or to respond to requests for public records and represents that such copying will not violate the rights of any third party. By submitting a proposal, the Service Provider agrees that it will not bring any claim or have any cause of action against the Agency based on any misunderstanding concerning the information provided herein or concerning the Agency’s failure, negligent or otherwise, to provide the bidder with pertinent information as intended by this informal Competitive Solicitation. The Service Provider will perform speech pathology assessments and evaluations using appropriate tests, skilled, professional observations and supplementary information. The Service Provider shall issue a detailed report (including color photos) to the agency within five (5) days. Pricing should be inclusive of all travel costs and should be on a per-consultation basis. Provider shall be skilled with elderly, chronically ill, and cognitively and physically challenged patients. Provider shall ensure that suitable measures are taken to assure the confidentiality of IVH and its residents at all times and abide by a professional code of ethics. Proof of insurance and amount of insurance shall be furnished to the Agency prior to the start of the contract period and shall be no less than State of Iowa requirements. The Contractor and any subcontractor shall obtain the following types of insurance for at least the minimum amounts listed below: Type of Insurance Limit Amount Workers’ Compensation and Employer Liability As required by Iowa law As Required by Iowa law Professional Liability Each Occurrence Aggregate $2 Million $2 Million Qualifications: Must hold a valid Iowa License in Speech Pathology as issued by the Iowa Board of Speech Pathology and Audiology Examiners – Please submit a copy of your license with your bid. The Service Provider will invoice the Agency on a per-consultation basis using a properly prepared invoice. If interested, please submit your proposal with the cost of an individual consultation or range of individual consultations, outlining varying degrees of complexity
Agency Information

Iowa Veterans Home

Address 1
1301 Summit St

Address 2

Marshalltown, IA 50158
Contact Information
Contact Name
Sarah Kehoe

Contact Title
Purchasing Agent 2

Contact Phone Number
(641) 753-4310

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Valid Dates
9/20/2021 12:32:00 PM

9/22/2021 12:32:00 PM

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