This is a SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE ONLY.
This SOURCE SOUGHT NOTICE is for the purpose of Market Research. Response to this notice will be used for information and planning purposes. No proposals or quotes are being requested or accepted with this notice. THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION FOR PROPOSALS or QUOTES and NO CONTRACT SHALL BE AWARDED FROM THIS NOTICE. This notice shall NOT be construed as solicitation or as an obligation on the part of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Responses to this notice is not a request to be added to a prospective bidders list or to receive a copy of the solicitation.

The Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System is seeking preferably Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses, or Small Businesses (but will accept other than small business for market research purposes), capable of providing surgical instruments maintenance and sharpening services for Sterile Processing Service, Jackson, MS.

See DRAFT Statement of Work for detailed description of services.

The NAICS code is 811219 Other Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance Services and the Size Standard is $22M. Responses must be received by no later than 1:00 p.m. Central Time, Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. Responses shall be emailed to rene.impey@va.gov. Responses shall include Capabilities Statements, DUNS number, and whether the requirement is on GSA/FSS schedule or Open Market. Facsimile or Telephonic responses will not be accepted.

Note: All interested parties are reminded to be registered, active and verified in the following to be considered for Award.
SAM: https://sam.gov/SAM/
VETBIZ: https://www.vip.vetbiz.va.gov/
Vet 4212 (Veteran owned small Business are reminded of Reporting Requirements) https://www.dol.gov/agencies/vets/progams/vets4212

ON-SITE PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE REPAIR (PMR)
SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

PURPOSE:
The G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center, Jackson, MS, requires a Contractor to provide weekly on-site preventive maintenance and repair (PMR) services for government-owned surgical instruments, with the intent of ensuring the surgical instruments maintain design and function as the manufacturer intended, with minimal incidence of malfunction or inoperative conditions, and of a standard for use in medical operating procedures for VA patients, offering economical and efficient turn-key services while contributing to the VA Mission.