|Description and Specifications:|
|The Illinois Health Information Exchange Authority is awarding a Sole Economically Feasible Source contract to Medical Research Analytics and Informatics Alliance (MRAIA), a non-profit entity, will serve as an agent of the State for the purpose of collecting public health reporting data transmitted through the Illinois Health Information Exchange (ILHIE) from hospitals and healthcare providers, validating the datasets, and supporting the transmittal of the datasets, in “meaningful use” format, to both the IDPH and Center for Disease Control (CDC).|
The Chief Procurement Office for General Services will hold a public hearing to hear testimony and receive comments on the proposed contract as described in the attached document.
DATE: December 23, 2014
TIME: 2:00 PM
LOCATION: Room 511 Stratton Office Building, Springfield, Il with video link to the JRTC building Suite 9-035, Chicago, Il
TELECONFERENCE: 888-494-432 Access Code: 7105319839
During the public hearing, the purchasing agency may present testimony justifying the procurement method. Any interested party may present testimony for or against the sole economically feasible source determination as described in this notice. The purpose of the hearing will be to receive information from the public as to whether awarding a sole economically feasible source contract is appropriate. Formal rules of evidence will not apply. Hearing may be recorded in order to aid in production of minutes. Parties may submit written comments in lieu of attending the hearing. Written comments will be afforded the same weight as oral comments received at the hearing.
Interested parties wishing to submit comments or request a hearing should submit written requests to the notice contact by noon on December 22, 2014.