Q--COMMUNITY NURSING HOME SERVICES FOR THE NORTH TEXAS AND SOUTH TEXAS VA HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS
Department of Veterans Affairs, VA El Paso Health Care Center | Published April 19, 2017 - Deadline September 30, 2017
The Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Network Contracting Office (NCO 17), El Paso, TX intends to solicit proposals to provide community nursing home services at contractor s facilities under multiple Indefinite Delivery Contracts (IDCs) from contractors in the NCO 17 area which includes the following counties:
North Texas Veterans Health Care System counties: (in Texas) Archer, Baylor, Callahan, Camp, Clay, Collin, Cooks, Dallas, Delta, Denton, Eastland, Ellis, Fannin,, Franklin, Grayson, Henderson, Hood, Hopkins, Hunt, Jack, Johnson, Kaufman, Lamar, Montague, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rains, Rockwall, Smith, Stephens, Tarrant, Throckmorton, Titus, Van Zandt, Wise, Wood, Young; (in Oklahoma) Bryan, Choctaw.
South Texas Veterans Health Care System counties: Atascosa, Bandera, Bee, Bexar, Calhoun, Comal, Crockett, De Witt, Edwards, Frio, Gillespie, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Jackson, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Kinney, Lavaca, Live Oak, Llano, Mason, McMullen, Medina, Menard, Real, Schleicher, Sutton, Terrell, Uvalde, Val Verde, Victoria, Wilson.
The VA anticipates issuing an open and continuous solicitation for this requirement on or about May 4, 2017. Proposals will be accepted for a one-year period commencing with the issuance date of the solicitation. Interested contractors will be responsible for downloading copies of the solicitation (and any subsequent amendments) from that website, and no hard copies will be made available. The solicitation will provide instructions to contractors about the proposal submission process. Prospective Offerors are encouraged to register their interest in the solicitation on the FBO website (https://www.fbo.gov) so that they are notified of the issuance of the solicitation and any amendments.
In accordance with FAR 52.204-7, System for Award Management, prospective contractors must be registered in System for Award Management (SAM) and in VetBiz database if applicable (VetBiz registration is required for Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses or Veteran Owned Small Businesses) under the applicable NAICS. Contractors may obtain SAM information at https://www.sam.gov and Vet Biz information at http://www.vip.vetbiz.gov. To be eligible for award, contractors must be registered in the System for Award Management database. Registration is free and potential offerors are encouraged to visit the SAM website as no IDCs can be awarded to any offeror not registered in SAM.
NAICS Code is 623110 (Nursing Care Facilities) with a Small Business Size Standard of $27.5M. The classification code is Q402. The solicitation will be issued for full and open competition. Multiple awards are anticipated and will be made on an as needed basis. All responsible sources may submit proposals to be considered by the Agency.
The VA will only consider proposals from contractors who are licensed by their respective States and who are Medicare/Medicaid qualified.
Placements will be made in contract nursing home facilities based on availability of facilities and the desires of the veterans and their respective families.
Questions concerning this announcement should be directed to the Contract Specialist using the email link provided. Telephone requests for information or questions will NOT be accepted. Please email requests or questions to Frank Gamboa III, at the following e-mail address: email@example.com and ensure that the subject line includes: solicitation no. VA257-17-R-0092 and reference your site location if applicable.
Contracting Office Address:
Department of Veterans Affairs, Network Contracting Office (NCO 17), 11495 Turner Rd., El Paso, TX 79936.