THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION ANNOUNCEMENT. THIS IS A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION ONLY. This Request for Information (RFI) is intended for information and planning purposes only at this time; and shall not be construed as a solicitation or as an obligation on the part of the Department of Veterans Affairs. Because this is a Request for Information announcement, no evaluation letters and/or results will be issued to the respondents.

No solicitation exists. Therefore, do not request a copy of a solicitation.

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Stryker Orthopedic Surgical Tray Sets (Hip and Trauma Sets)

INTRODUCTION/BACKGROUND:

The Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center located at 3900 Woodland Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19140 is looking to procure Brand Name or Equivalent Stryker Orthopedic Surgical Tray Sets (Hip and Trauma Sets) for the Operating Room. These tray sets will allow the Operating Room (OR) to schedule additional orthopedic cases each day. These sets will be used by the Orthopedic Surgeons. These sets would mean unnecessary delays in the OR due to inoperable equipment.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS:

The Contractor/ Vendor must complete the following tasks to meet the needs of this acquisition:

(1) SPECIFICATIONS:

The Orthopedic Instrument Tray Sets

Line
Tab Name
1
ACCOLADE 2 BASIC
2
ACCOLADE 2 BROACH
3
ACCOLADE C
4
UHT-TRAY-BIPOLAR INSTRUMENTS QTY 1
5
UHT-TRAY-BIPOLAR INSTRUMENTS QTY 2
6
GAMMA 3 INSTRUMENTS
7
BIXCUT FULL SET

Each Orthopedic Tray Set is made up of the following instruments:

ACCOLADE 2 BASIC
Item #
Description
Qty
1020-1111
CALCAR PLANER – STANDARD
1
1020-1460
OFFSET BROACH HANDLE
2
1020-2727
127 DEG 27MM NECK TRIAL
1
1020-2730
ACCOLADE 30mm 127 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-2735
ACCOLADE 35mm 127 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-2737
ACCOLADE 37mm 127 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-2740
ACCOLADE 40mm 127 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-3227
ACCOLADE 27mm 132 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-3230
ACCOLADE 30mm 132 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-3235
ACCOLADE 35mm 132 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-3237
ACCOLADE 37mm 132 NECK TRIAL
1
1020-3240
ACCOLADE 40mm 132 NECK TRIAL
1
1101-2200
LARGE T-HANDLE
1
1120-1000
SLOTTED MALLET
1
1601-1210
MODULAR BOX OSTEOTOME
1
1601-1700
HEAD IMPACTOR
1
1020-9000
SINGLE TRAY CASE
1
1020-9001
ACCOLADE BASIC TRAY
1
1020-1100
ACCOLADE NECK RESECTION GUIDE
1
6264-8-028R
28mm -4mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-032R
32mm -4mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-036R
36mm -5mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-128R
28mm +0(STD) V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-132R
32mm +0(STD) V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-136R
36mm +0(STD) V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-228R
28mm +4mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-232R
32mm +4mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-236R
36mm +5mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-328R
28mm +8mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-332R
32mm +8mm V40 TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-336R
36mm +10mm TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-428R
28mm +12mm TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-432R
32mm +12mm TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-436R
36mm/-2.5mm TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-536R
36mm/+2.5mm TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-736R
36mm/+7.5mm TRIAL HEAD
1
6264-8-928R
28mm -2.7mm TRIAL HEAD
1

ACCOLADE 2 BROACH
Item #
Description
Qty
1020-1800
ACCOLADE STEM INSERTER/EXTRACTOR
1
1020-1860
MODULAR OFFSET QUICK CONNECT INSERTER
1
1020-1870
MODULAR STEM IMPACTOR
1
1020-2900
ORTHONOMIC IMPACTION HANDLE
1
1020-9002
ACCOLADE II BROACH TRAY
1
1020-9000
SINGLE TRAY CASE
1
1020-1200
ACCOLADE TMZF AXIAL STARTER REAMER
1
1020-5200
SIZE 0 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5201
SIZE 1 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5202
SIZE 2 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5203
SIZE 3 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5204
SIZE 4 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5205
SIZE 5 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5206
SIZE 6 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5207
SIZE 7 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5208
SIZE 8 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5209
SIZE 9 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5210
SIZE 10 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1
1020-5211
SIZE 11 ACCOLADE II BROACH
1

ACCOLADE C
Item #
Description
Qty
1020-2002
ACCOLADE C FEMORAL RASP SIZE 2
1
1020-2003
ACCOLADE C FEMORAL RASP SIZE 3
1
1020-2004
ACCOLADE C FEMORAL RASP SIZE 4
1
1020-2005
ACCOLADE C FEMORAL RASP SIZE 5
1
1020-2006
ACCOLADE C FEMORAL RASP SIZE 6
1
1020-2007
ACCOLADE C FEMORAL RASP SIZE 7
1
1020-2100
ACCOLADE C DISTAL SIZER
1
1020-2200
ACCOLADE C TROCHANTERIC REAMER SM
1
1020-2201
ACCOLADE C TROCHANTERIC REAMER LG
1
1020-2500
ACCOLADE C STEM INSERTER
1
1113-1001
BOX CHISEL
1
1212-0008
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0011
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0012
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0013
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0014
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0015
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0016
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0017
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1212-0018
OMNIFLEX TRIAL DISTAL TIPS
1
1020-7000
ACCOLADE C TRAY
1
1440-0001
OUTER TRAY
1
1101-0304
OMNIFIT AXIAL REAMER
1
1111-3090
REST CYLINDRICAL REAMER 9.0mm
1
1111-3100
REST CYLINDRICAL REAMER 10.0mm
1
6215-5-100
INSERTER HOWMEDICA BONE PLUG
1

UHT-TRAY-BIPOLAR INSTRUMENTS
Item #
Description
Qty
1150-2000
UHT INSTRUMENT CASE
1
1150-2100
TRIAL HEAD HANDLE
1
1150-2600
UNI ADAPTOR SLEEVE
2
1440-1010
FEMORAL HEAD EXTRACTOR
1
6633-7-740
MONOGRAM PATELLA CALIPER
1
6842-6-105
V40 SLV REMOVE CHUCK
1
6842-6-106
UNITRAX C-TAPER CHUCK ADAPTOR
1
6842-6-110
UNITRAX ADAPTOR IMPACTOR TOOL
1
6842-6-120
UNITRAX ADAPTOR REMOVAL TOOL
1
HI-UHRK-26
UHR HEAD REMOVAL KEY
1
HI-UHRK-28
UHR HEAD REMOVAL KEY
1
1150-2200
CORK SCREW
1
1150-2338
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 38mm
1
1150-2340
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 40mm
1
1150-2341
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 41mm
1
1150-2342
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 42mm
1
1150-2343
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 43mm
1
1150-2344
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 44mm
1
1150-2345
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 45mm
1
1150-2346
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 46mm
1
1150-2347
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 47mm
1
1150-2348
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 48mm
1
1150-2349
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 49mm
1
1150-2350
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 50mm
1
1150-2351
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 51mm
1
1150-2352
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 52mm
1
1150-2353
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 53mm
1
1150-2354
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 54mm
1
1150-2355
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 55mm
1
1150-2356
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 56mm
1
1150-2358
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 58mm
1
1150-2361
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 61mm
1
1150-2364
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 64mm
1
1150-2368
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 68mm
1
1150-2400
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 STD
1
1150-2404
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 +4MM
1
1150-2408
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 +8mm
1
1150-2412
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 +12mm
1
1150-2413
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 -3mm
1
1150-2414
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 -4mm
1
1150-2500A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER STD
1
1150-2503A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +2.5mm
1
1150-2505A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +5mm
1
1150-2508A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +7.5mm
1
1150-2510A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +10mm
1
1150-2512A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER -2.5mm
1
1150-2513A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER -3mm
1
6842-6-125
UNITRAX SLEEVE REMOVAL TOOL
1

UHT-TRAY-BIPOLAR INSTRUMENTS
Item #
Description
Qty
1150-2000
UHT INSTRUMENT CASE
1
1150-2100
TRIAL HEAD HANDLE
1
1150-2600
UNI ADAPTOR SLEEVE
2
1440-1010
FEMORAL HEAD EXTRACTOR
1
6633-7-740
MONOGRAM PATELLA CALIPER
1
6842-6-105
V40 SLV REMOVE CHUCK
1
6842-6-106
UNITRAX C-TAPER CHUCK ADAPTOR
1
6842-6-110
UNITRAX ADAPTOR IMPACTOR TOOL
1
6842-6-120
UNITRAX ADAPTOR REMOVAL TOOL
1
HI-UHRK-26
UHR HEAD REMOVAL KEY
1
HI-UHRK-28
UHR HEAD REMOVAL KEY
1
1150-2200
CORK SCREW
1
1150-2338
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 38mm
1
1150-2340
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 40mm
1
1150-2341
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 41mm
1
1150-2342
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 42mm
1
1150-2343
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 43mm
1
1150-2344
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 44mm
1
1150-2345
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 45mm
1
1150-2346
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 46mm
1
1150-2347
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 47mm
1
1150-2348
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 48mm
1
1150-2349
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 49mm
1
1150-2350
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 50mm
1
1150-2351
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 51mm
1
1150-2352
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 52mm
1
1150-2353
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 53mm
1
1150-2354
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 54mm
1
1150-2355
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 55mm
1
1150-2356
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 56mm
1
1150-2358
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 58mm
1
1150-2361
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 61mm
1
1150-2364
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 64mm
1
1150-2368
BIPOLAR/UNIPOLAR TRIAL 68mm
1
1150-2400
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 STD
1
1150-2404
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 +4MM
1
1150-2408
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 +8mm
1
1150-2412
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 +12mm
1
1150-2413
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 -3mm
1
1150-2414
ENDO TRIAL HEAD V40 -4mm
1
1150-2500A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER STD
1
1150-2503A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +2.5mm
1
1150-2505A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +5mm
1
1150-2508A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +7.5mm
1
1150-2510A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER +10mm
1
1150-2512A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER -2.5mm
1
1150-2513A
ENDO TRIAL HEAD C-TAPER -3mm
1
6842-6-125
UNITRAX SLEEVE REMOVAL TOOL
1

GAMMA 3 INSTRUMENTS
Instruments

1320-6100
GAMMA 3 INSTRUMENT TRAY BASIC – COMPLETE
2
1320-0011
ONE STEP CONICAL REAMER
2
1320-0026
MULTIHOLE TROCAR SHORT
2
1320-0031
CONICAL REAMER SLEEVE SHORT
2
1320-0065
SCREWDRIVER 8mm BALL-TIP T-HANDLE
2
1320-0066
SPREADING TIP SCREWDRIVER
2
1320-0090
NAIL HOLDING SCREW
2
1320-0111
TARGET DEVICE GAMMA3 (THREADED POST)
2
1320-0130
LAG SCREW GUIDE SLEEVE
2
1320-0140
DRILL GUIDE SLEEVE 4.2mm FOR LAG SCREW
2
1320-0150
K-WIRE SLEEVE
2
1320-0180
LAG SCREW RULER
2
1320-0191
LAG SCREW STEP DRILL GAMMA3 10.5X495 MM
2
1320-0200
LAG SCREW DRIVER
2
1320-0215
NEW DRILL SLEEVE LONG
2
1320-0233
SET SCREWDRIVER FLEXIBLE SHAFT
2
1320-0315
NEW TROCAR LONG
2
1320-1118
SPEEDLOCK SLEEVE 180
2
1320-3010
ONE SHOT DEVICE GAMMA3
2
1320-9100
GAMMA 3 INSTRUMENT TRAY BASIC – EMPTY
2
1806-0041
AWL CURVED
2
1806-0185
TISSUE PROTECTION SLEEVE LONG
2
1806-0233
3.5MM SCREWDRIVER SELF-HOLDING LONG
2
1806-0325
SCREW GAUGE LONG
2
1806-0365
SCREW SCALE LONG
2
1806-0480
SCREW GAUGE
2
1806-1095
SHAFT COMPLETE FOR 1806-1095
2
1806-1096
02-3 5MM GUIDE WIRE HANDLE CHUCK
2
702628
ASNIS III 6.5/8.0 ELASTOSIL T-HANDLE WITH LG AO
2

Gamma3 optional instruments
2
1320-0032
CONICAL REAMER SLEEVE LONG
2
1320-9105
INSTRUMENT TRAY, OPTIONAL
2
1806-0020
GUIDE WIRE RULER
2
1806-0130
WRENCH 8mm / 10mm
2
1806-0170
SLOTTED HAMMER
2
702634
ASNIS III 6.5/8.0 LG A0 COUPLING-HALL FITTING
2
1320-0070
SCREWDRIVER STRIKE PLATE
2
1320-0210
GAMMA 3 SET SCREWDRIVER
2
1407-4006
NAIL EXTRACTION ADAPTER
2
1806-0110
UNIVERSAL ROD
2
1806-0125
REDUCTION SPOON
2
1806-0232
SCREWDRIVER LONG
2
1806-0460
DRILL SLEEVE 4.2mm
2

Implants

 
Gamma3 optional instruments disposables
2
1213-9091S
GAMMA GUIDE PIN 4X400mm STERILE
2
1806-4290S
DRILL 4.2X230mm AO SMALL STERILE
2

BIXCUT FULL SET
Catalog Number
Item Description
Full Kit Qty
Bixcut full set (standard configuration in grey)

0225-6600
BIXCUT MODULAR REAMER KIT
2
0225-6001
MODULAR BIXCUT REAMER TRAY
2
0225-6010
BIXCUT GROMMET CASE
2
0226-3090
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 9mm
2
0226-3095
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 9.5mm
2
0226-3100
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 10mm
2
0226-3105
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 10.5mm
2
0226-3110
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 11mm
2
0226-3115
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 11.5mm
2
0226-3120
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 12mm
2
0226-3125
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 12.5mm
2
0226-3130
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 13mm
2
0226-3135
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 13.5mm
2
0226-3140
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 14mm
2
0226-3145
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 14.5mm
2
0226-3150
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 15mm
2
0226-3155
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 15.5mm
2
0226-3160
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 16mm
2
0226-3165
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 16.5mm
2
0226-3170
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 17mm
2
0226-3175
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 17.5mm
2
0226-3180
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 18mm
2
0226-4185
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 18.5mm
2
0226-4190
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 19mm
2
0226-4195
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 19.5mm
2
0226-4200
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 20mm
2
0226-4205
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 20.5mm
2
0226-4210
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 21mm
2
0226-4215
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 21.5mm
2
0226-4220
MODULAR REAMER HEAD 22mm
2
0227-3000
MODIFIED HALL MODULAR SHAFT
2
0227-5060
FIXED MODIFIED HALL REAMER 6.0mm
2
0227-5065
FIXED MODIFIED HALL REAMER 6.5mm
2
0227-5070
FIXED MODIFIED HALL REAMER 7.0mm
2
0227-6075
FIXED MODIFIED HALL REAMER 7.5mm
2
0227-6080
FIXED MODIFIED HALL REAMER 8.0mm
2
0227-6085
FIXED MODIFIED HALL REAMER 8.5mm
2
0227-8240
BIXCUT REAMER TRINKLE SHAFT
2
3212-0-210
DOVETAIL GROMMET
2
3212-0-220
GROMMET INSERTER/EXTRACTOR
2

The Contractor is not required to provide delivery service on the following national holidays nor shall the Contractor be paid for these holidays and any other day declared a national holiday by the President.
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(2) TYPE OF CONTRACT: FIRM FIXED PRICE

(3) DELIVERY/STORAGE REQUIREMENTS:
Deliver material to job in manufacturers original sealed containers with brand name marked thereon or maintain coverings in place and in good repair
Deliver specified items only when site is ready
Store equipment in dry conditions inside facility
Any government requested delayed delivery up to 90 days after initial delivery date, shall be at no additional cost to the Government

The Government and the Contractor understand and agree that the services to be delivered under this contract by the Contractor to the Government are non-personal services and the parties recognize and agree that no employer-employee or master-servant relationships exist or will exist under the contract between the Government and the Contractor s employees.

POINT OF CONTACT (POC):

The identified POC and technical representative for this acquisition is:

Name: Laurie Rentz

Phone Number: 215-823-4468

Email: Laurie.Rentz22@va.gov

“No Government personnel, other than the Contracting Officer, have the authority to change or alter these requirements. The COR shall clarify technical points or supply relevant technical information, but no requirements in this scope of work may be altered as a sole result of such verbal clarification.”

REPORTS/DELIVERABLES:

Delivery confirmation of equipment and commodities will be made through the Logistics Department of the VAMC Philadelphia (642). This will include documentation of receipt and assignment of a facility based EE number for identification and tracking purposes.

Delivery confirmation of non-equipment/ commodities acquisitions is the responsibility of the receiving Facility and/ or Service.

Request for Information Instructions

The information identified above is intended to be descriptive, not restrictive and to indicate the quality of the supplies/services that will be satisfactory. It is the responsibility of the interested source to demonstrate to the government that the interested parties can provide the supplies/services that fulfill the required specifications mentioned above.

Responses to this RFI should include company name, address, point of contact, phone number, and point of contact e-mail, DUNS Number, Cage Code, size of business pursuant to North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) 339112 (size standard of 1000 employees). Please answer the following questions:

Please indicate the size status and representations of your business, such as but not limited to: Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB), Hubzone, Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB), Large Business, etc.)?

Is your company considered small under the NAICS code identified under this RFI?

Are you the manufacturer, distributor, or an equivalent solution to the items being referenced above?

If not, can you provide additional information shown below. This is to confirm compliance with the non-manufacturer rule IAW 13 CFR 121.406(b) Nonmanufacturers.

Does your company exceed 500 employees;
Primarily engaged in the retail or wholesale trade and normally sells the type of item being supplied;
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If you are a large business, do you have any designated distributors? If so, please provide their company name, telephone, point of Contact and size status (if available).

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General pricing of your products/solution is encouraged. Pricing will be used for the purpose of market research only. It will not be used to evaluate for any type of award.

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This RFI will be conducted in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 13. Telephone responses will not be accepted. Responses must be received via e-mail to allan.tabliago@va.gov no later than, 3:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on April 6, 2021. This notice will help the VA in determining available potential sources only. Do not contact VA Medical Center staff regarding this requirement, as they are not authorized to discuss this matter related to this procurement action. All questions will be addressed by the Contracting Specialist, Allan Tabliago.

All firms responding to this Request for Information are advised that their response is not a request for proposal, therefore will not be considered for a contract award.

If a solicitation is issued, information will be posted on the beta.sam web site for all qualified interested parties at a later date and interested parties must respond to the solicitation to be considered for award. This notice does not commit the government to contract for any supplies or services. The government will not pay for any information or administrative cost incurred in response to this Request for Information. Information will only be accepted in writing by e-mail to Contracting Officer at allan.tabliago@va.gov.

DISCLAIMER
This RFI is issued solely for information and planning purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation. All information received in response to this RFI that is marked as proprietary will be handled accordingly. Responses to this notice are not offers and cannot be accepted by the Government to form a binding contract. Responders are solely responsible for all expenses associated with responding to this RFI.

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