36C24421Q0031 – Sources Sought – R420–Calibration Verification/ Linearity Standards and Blood Bank Competency Assessment Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center

Oct 10, 2020 | Sources Sought

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Sources Sought Note:

This notice is published in accordance with Federal Acquisition Part (FAR) Part 10, Market Research and FAR Part 15, Exchanges with Industry before Receipt of Proposal. This notice serves as a Sources Sought in support of market research and/or planning purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation. This notice is not a confirmation that the Government will contract for the items or services contained in the sources sought, nor is any commitment on the part of the Government to award a contract implied. This notice does NOT constitute an Invitation to Bid, a Request for Proposal, or a Request for Quote. The Government shall not pay and/or reimburse respondents and/or associates for any costs incurred to submit the requested information. All information received in response to this sources sought that is marked Proprietary will be handled accordingly. In accordance with FAR 15.201(c), response to this sources sought is not offers and cannot be accepted by the Government to form a binding contract.

The purpose of this sources sought is to seek capable and responsible sources interested in performing this service.  Responses will assist the Government with developing its acquisition strategy to include socio-economic set-asides.  If you believe there are ambiguities in the draft Statement of Work (SOW), please identify them.  Note that the Government will not answer questions about this requirement at this time.  Please answer the questions below, send your brief capability narrative and draft SOW feedback, if ambiguities exist, to Contract Specialist Mr. Bradley Fasnacht at bradley.fasnacht2@va.gov no later than 10:00 AM E.S.T. 16 October 2020.

The results of this market research will assist in the development of (1) the requirement, and (2) the acquisition strategy (e.g., socioeconomic set-aside, full and open competition, etc.). VA assumes no responsibility for any costs incurred associated with the preparation of responses.

Suggested NAICS: 541380 Testing Laboratories
Suggested PSC: R420 Certifications & Accreditation Services

Open to suggestions from the market as to a more proper NAICS and/or PSC, as well as any potential GSA/FSS Schedule SIN categories.

If you are interested, please e-mail the following information:

Company Name.

Person of Contact (including telephone number and email address).

Socio-economic status (SDVOSB, VOSB, Woman-Owned, Other etc.).

Do you currently hold a government contract?

Contract Number?

Type of contract?

With whom (GSA, SEWP, etc )?
If GSA what Schedule and SIN?

Can your company provide the service for the listed Department of Veterans Affairs locations?

What NAIC and PSC code do you use for this service?

How do you invoice for this service, including rates?

What Certifications, State and/or Federal, if any must you have to perform this service?

Can you complete this service within the required timeline within the draft SOW (attached)?

Please confirm that your firm s contract performance would be in compliance with the Limitations on Subcontracting as required by 13 CFR 125.6 and VAAR 852.219-74.

Please indicate in which clause your performance would be in compliance with: VAAR 852.219-10, VAAR 852.219-11, or FAR 52.219-14. (attached)

Please list all of your concerns, questions and ambiguities below. Questions will not be addressed directly but will be used by the Government in the event that this Sources Sought would move forward to solicitation.

Please provide a technical capability statement addressing how your firm would meet the requirement in the attached SOW.

Please provide a completed price estimate for the requirement utilizing the price schedule below.

ESTIMATED PRICE SCHEDULE
ITEM INFORMATION
Please provide as best estimated price for each Line Item. Quantity is based on a one-year period.

ITEM NUMBER
DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
QUANTITY
UNIT
UNIT PRICE
AMOUNT
0001

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LN2BV,LINEARITY,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN2BV
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN2BV

0002

1.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY,LN6,URINE,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN6
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN6

0003

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY,LN11,SERUM,ETHANOL,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN11
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN11

0004

1.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY,LN15,HEMOGLOBIN,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN15
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN15

0005

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY,LN32,AMMONIA,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN32
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN32

0006

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY,D-DIMER,LN42,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN42
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN42

0007

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY,LN44,FIBRINOGEN,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN44
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN44

0008

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY,LN3,THERAPEUTIC TEST,CVL
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN3
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN3

0009

1.00
KT
__________________
__________________

URINE ALBUMIN CVL PROFICIENT TESTING LN20
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN20
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN20

0010

2.00
SE
__________________
__________________

KIT,LINEARITY SURVEY
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN7
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN7

0011

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

RETICULOCYTE CVL LN 19
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): LN19
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: LN19

0012

1.00
KT
__________________
__________________

KIT,TMCA,TEST,PROFICIENCY,COMPETENCY
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): TMCA
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: TMCA

0013

2.00
KT
__________________
__________________

ANTIGEN PROFICIENCY TMCAD
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER (MPN): TMCAD
LOCAL STOCK NUMBER: TMCAD

GRAND TOTAL
__________________

See attached document: SOW.
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