Sources Sought Notice

The Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Network Contracting Office (NCO) 17 is seeking sources for the following procurement:

Laboratory Testing Services Bone Histology; Contractor to provide Reference Laboratory Testing Services to the VA, VA North Texas Veterans Health Care System, Dallas, TX, in Accordance with the attached Statement of Work. Contractor must hold and maintain a certificate of compliance or certificate of accreditation from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), as meeting the requirements of the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) of 1988 to perform the services. See attached Statement of Work for the facility location and the service requirements.

The NCO 17 is seeking sources from firms that are capable of providing these services. Firms that are capable of providing these services are encouraged to respond to the sources sought notice by contacting the point of contact.

Interested firms must respond to the POC before the closing date and time of the RFI to be considered. Interested firms must identify their company name and are encouraged to provide a capabilities statement (if readily available) with their response.

This notice is NOT a formal request for quote or proposals. No formal solicitation document exists at this time. The information in this notice is for information and planning purposes only and is not to be construed as a commitment by the government. No contract will be awarded from this notice.