Vizient

2020 Bid/Proposal Calendar

If you are a supplier interested in bidding, please register by clicking the "Register" link and filling out the Bid Registration Form. You will receive a confirmation number upon successful completion of the form. If you have any questions, please contact the associated portfolio executive.

NOTE: Vizient reserves the right to modify the Bid/Proposal Calendar as needed, you should visit the Bid/Proposal Calendar frequently to view the latest updates.

 

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Product Description Bid Requirements
Projected
RFI Mail Month
RFI Release Date
RFI Close Date
RFP Release Date
RFP Close Date
Bid Contact
Bid Status
Steam Sterilization: The basic principle of steam sterilization, as accomplished in an autoclave, is to expose each item to direct steam contact at the required temperature and pressure for the specified time. The two basic types of steam sterilizers (autoclaves) are the gravity displacement autoclave and the high-speed pre-vacuum sterilizer. 
None 
July 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Danny Cisneros
972.868.7464 
Cleaning and Decontamination Equipment: Primary purpose is to remove initial contaminants and bioburden and steam, gas and chemical sterilizers to ensure that any infectious materials and organisms are destroyed or killed off, using an enzyme detergent and lubricating agent. 
None 
July 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Danny Cisneros
972.868.7464 
Merchant Services (Credit Card Processing Services) 
N/A 
June 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Kathy Sanderlin
972.581.5242 
 

Quarter 3

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for a Bid
Product Description Bid Requirements
Projected
RFI Mail Month
RFI Release Date
RFI Close Date
RFP Release Date
RFP Close Date
Bid Contact
Bid Status
Urinary Catheters and Devices: Male and Female External Catheters and Accessories. Indwelling and Intermittent urinary catheters that collect urine from the bladder. Also includes kits containing urinary catheters, closed urinary catheter systems, and accessories for the collection of urine. 
None 
August 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Tearah Ott
972-581-5212 
 

Quarter 4

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for a Bid
Product Description Bid Requirements
Projected
RFI Mail Month
RFI Release Date
RFI Close Date
RFP Release Date
RFP Close Date
Bid Contact
Bid Status
Ultrasound Equipment: Cart Based System, Point-of-care (POC), Compact/Handheld System, Bladder Scanner, Intraoperative 
Ultrasound products must be new and original equipment manufacturer. 
December 
1/19/2021 
2/2/2021 
TBD 
TBD 
Ashley Mayzner
972.830.0566 
Food Service Software: Includes patient meal systems, online ordering platforms and nutrition service related apps. 
None 
December 
2/4/2021 
2/19/2021 
TBD 
TBD 
Jordan Bergloff
972.830.0423 
Meal Delivery Systems: Includes carts, all associated table top items and table top disposables, bases, domes, warning systems, dinnerware. 
None 
December 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Jordan Bergloff
972.830.0423 
Manual Microbiology: Microbiology Media, Collection and Transport Culture Media, Reagents, Microbiology Supplies. 
None 
October 
10/8/2020 
10/22/2020 
TBD 
TBD 
Karen Doelling
972.581.5425 
Neurostimulation Devices: Spinal Cord Stimulators, Deep Brain Stimulators, Sacral Nerve Stimulators, Vagus Nerve Stimulators 
None 
October 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Corey Girard
972.830.0007 
Freight Management: Includes various strategies of increasing the efficiency of freight and commercial transport by controlling cost and maintaining freight audit records. 
Full service freight management program to reduce costs of inbound and outbound shipping. Small parcel, large freight including analytics, audit and technology, with a healthcare focus. 
December 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Cynthia Hamm
972.869.8575 
Medication Delivery Devices: Devices used to deliver, or assist in the delivery, of aerosol medications to respiratory compromised patients. These devices include small volume nebulizers, metered dose inhalers (MDI), spacers, holding chambers, and peak flowmeters. 
TBD 
November 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Marcus Holt
972.830.7835 
Respiratory Disposables: Routine respiratory disposable products including; bacterial filters, circuits, HME’s, Humidifiers, Incentive spirometers, large volume nebulizers, naso/pharyngeal airways, oxygen delivery (nasal cannulas (HF and std) oxygen masks, and oxygen tubing), sodium chloride and sterile water for inhalation, ventilator thermometers, water traps, and applicable accessories, connectors, or parts. 
TBD 
November 
1/11/2021 
1/25/2021 
TBD 
TBD 
Marcus Holt
972.830.7835 
Surgical Hand Scrub and Scrub Brushes: Traditional surgical hand scrub and brushless surgical hand scrub. 
Product samples may be required with RFP. 
January 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
TBD 
Ryan Gloede
972.581.5333