The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Technology Acquisition Center (TAC), intends to issue a Request for Proposal for Real-Time Location Services (RTLS) at various sites within VISN 19. VA intends to issue a Request for Proposal on an Other Than Full and Open Competition basis in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Subpart 6.302-1 entitled, Only One Responsible Source and No Other Supplies or Services Will Satisfy Agency Requirements.
The Contractor shall provide the services, hardware, and software required by individual Task Orders to enable VHA to procure solutions and technical expertise across the suite of CenTrakÂ® RFID/RTLS enabling technologies to support the needs at individual VA medical facilities (VAMC) and community-based outpatient clinics (CBOCS) within VISN 21. Contracts awarded will be task orders (TO) applied to this Indefinite-Delivery-Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract that will provide RTLS hardware, software, documentation, and, incidental services to authorized users in VHA. Incidental services include end user acceptance testing, training, warranty and maintenance services, and technical engineering services. Hardware and software delivery and installation, as well as performance of associated acceptance testing, training and warranty and maintenance services, will be required at the VISN 21 sites.
The scope of this contract shall include seven health care systems (HCS) within VISN 21, including up to one HCS that have no implementation. The CBOC s currently have no implementation. Work can include expansion of current sites, completion of implementation already started, and new implementations.