Transportation Services needed by Indian Health Service

Solicitation Number: 245-S15-0010
Response Date: Apr 30, 2015 11:59 pm Eastern
Contact: margaret shirley-damon, Contract Specialist
Phone: 928-871-5899

NAVAJO AREA INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE (hereinafter referred to as the “NAIHS) and
_________________________ (hereinafter referred to as the “Contractor”) enter into the Basic Ordering Agreement (BOA) for the provision of Non-Emergent Ground Transportation Services to IHS and Purchased/Referred Care (PRC) eligible patients. THIS BASIC ORDERING AGREEMENT IS NOT A CONTRACT, pursuant to 48 C.F.R. Part 16.703(a). A binding contract is established at the time an individual Task Order is issued by an Ordering Official, as identified in Section VIII.

The Contractor shall accept prevailing Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) rates for Non-Emergent Ground Transportation Services as reimbursement, and considered as payment in full as final compensation.

AHCCCS allowable rates will be automatically adjusted upon receipt of the regulatory changes by the State of Arizona. Contractor shall notify the Navajo Area IHS Division of Acquisition Management and Contracts, P.O. Box 9020, Window Rock, AZ, 86515, in writing, of any changes in AHCCCS Rates.
The effective date of this BOA is from Date of Award through December 31, 2015, subject to extension provision in Section XXIV (Period of Performance).
Participating contractors shall provide all necessary resources, personnel, drugs, supplies, equipment, facilities, and other items and expertise necessary for, or incident to providing non-emergent ground transportation services for patient’s referred by Navajo Area Indian Health Service authorizing official.
A. The Contractor shall provide non-emergency ground transportation to eligible IHS/Purchased Referred Care (PRC) beneficiaries of the NAIHS. Majority of transports shall be for medically necessary dialysis and dialysis related. Transport services shall initiate form residence or patient’s selected point of departure to the dialysis center and return.

B. The non-emergency ground transportation services shall be authorized by the Clinical Director or Purchased/Referred Care (PRC) prior to transport of patients. If the Clinical Director is unavailable, the PRC may authorize the approval of the transports.

C. The Contractor shall provide transportation within the States of Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado. Since NAIHS is under the “He Who Refers Pays” clause, only those patients scheduled through NAIHS/PRC for the dialysis will be eligible for non-emergent ground transport services under this agreement.

D. When providing patient non-emergent ground transportation, it is imperative that no other person(s) be accommodated with the same transport services. In additional, drivers shall not make any stops or accommodate their own or patient’s personal interest, or make any other non-medically relate transport that is strictly prohibited.

E. The Contractor shall maintain a trip log and make notes of any exceptional circumstances that hinder proper transport of beneficiaries. Any consequential incidents of significance that interfere in the program transport of patients will be dated, annotated in the log, and signed by the vehicle operator. Furthermore the vehicle operator will note any exceptional medical circumstances of the condition of any transported.

F. Transportation services shall be scheduled with the Contractor twenty four (24) hours in advance by the Service Unit PRC department.

G. The Contractor shall be notified of any patients infected with a disease or serious illness that might require special transportation arrangement. IHS has a policy regarding the transportation of infected patients. The Infection Control Officer or the Clinical Director shall be available for consultation on the appropriate precautions.

H. The Contractor shall provide the Program Manager with current roster of transport drivers throughout the term of this agreement and their respective CPR Certifications.




Assessment and Selection Software needed for US Air Force

Solicitation Number: F2FT355063A001
Response Date: Apr 10, 2015 2:00 pm Central
Contact: Michael D Wenrick, Contracting Officer
Phone: 850-884-6007
Fax: 850-884-5372
Place of Performance: Hurlburt Field, Florida 32544

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes one (1) solicitation which will result in a Firm Fixed Price Purchase Order awards for providing software that allows the government to capture assessment/selection data throughout training cycle. This allows the government to make informed decisions about who we’re hiring based on how well their traits/characteristics align with the ST attributes. Additionally, we believe we could use the software to capture performance ratings in the pipeline which allows us to correlated predictor variables (i.e., selection attributes) with outcome variables (i.e., operator performance).

Anticipated awards will be the result of Small Business set-aside. Proposals are being requested and written solicitations will not be issued. Solicitation Number F2FT355063A001 is hereby issued as a Request for Proposal.This combined synopsis/solicitation and incorporated provisions and clauses in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2005-80, effective 2 Mar 2015. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this project is 334614 and Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code 7030. The Size Standard for NAICS 334617 is 750 Employees. This acquisition is solicited as a 100% set-aside for Small Business Concerns

Attachment: Attach_1_Contractor_Information

Multiple Training Specialist needed USPSC

Solicitation Number: SOL-OFDA-15-000033
Response Date: Apr 03, 2015 5:00 pm Eastern
Contact: Nathalie Lawyer
Phone: 2026619347
Position Title: Training Specialist (Multiple)
Salary Level: GS-13 Equivalent: $90,823 – $118,069
Dear Prospective Applicants:
The United States Government (USG), represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA), is seeking applications from qualified U.S. citizens to provide personal services as a Training Specialist under a United States Personal Services Contract (USPSC), as described in the attached solicitation.
Submittals must be in accordance with the attached information at the place and time specified. Applicants interested in applying for this position MUST submit the following materials:
1. Complete resume. In order to fully evaluate your application, your resume must include:
(a) Paid and non-paid experience, job title, location(s), dates held (month/year), and hours worked per week for each position. Dates (month/year) and locations for all field experience must also be detailed. Any experience that does not include dates (month/year), locations, and hours per week will not be counted towards meeting the solicitation requirements.
(b) Specific duties performed that fully detail the level and complexity of the work.
(c) Names and contact information (phone/email) of your current and/or previous supervisor(s). Current and/or previous supervisors may be contacted for a reference.
(d) Education and any other qualifications including job-related training courses, job-related skills, or job-related honors, awards or accomplishments.
(e) U.S. Citizenship
Your resume should contain sufficient information to make a valid determination that you fully meet the experience requirements as stated in this solicitation.  This information should be clearly identified in your resume.  Failure to provide information sufficient to determine your qualifications for the position will result in loss of full consideration.
2. Supplemental document specifically addressing the Quality Ranking Factors (QRFs) shown in the solicitation.
Additional documents submitted will not be accepted. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. OFDA reserves the right to select additional candidates if vacancies become available during future phases of the selection process.
Applicants can expect to receive a confirmation email when application materials have been received. Applicants should retain for their records copies of all enclosures which accompany their applications. Your complete resume and the supplemental document addressing the QRFs must be mailed, delivered or emailed to:
OFDA Recruitment Team
529 14th Street, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20045
E-Mail Address:
Telephone Number: (202) 661-9300
Any questions on this solicitation may be directed to OFDA Recruitment Team via the information provided above.
Renee Reed
Contracting Officer

Highway signs needed for Bureau of Indian Affairs

Solicitation Number: A15PS00352
Response Date: March 31, 2015
Contact:  Mary Jane Johnson, Contract Specialist
Phone: (505) 863-8382


The Bureau of Indian Affairs, intends to purchase the following: a new Signs for the Northern Navajo Agency, Branch of Roads, in Shiprock, NM.

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotes are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. Solicitation No. A15PS00352 herein cited as a Request for Quote (RFQ). The items will be procured under FAR Part 12, Acquisition of Commercial Items. This solicitation incorporates provisions and clauses in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-80. This acquisition is a small business set-aside. NAICS Code: 339950, Size standards in number of employees: 500.

Contractor is to provide all labor, materials, supervision and incidentals to provide the following highway signs: 191 MUTCD compliant signs (HIgh Intensity Prismatic, Aluminum .80″ gauge, rounded corners, hole patterns) containing 25% post consum er content and 25% recoverable fiber. For the BIA Navajo Routes to maintain the safety of the traveling public. Cost Efficient freight must be utilized.

Attached is a complete listing of items needed. All items must be delivered during normal business hours, Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.

SOFTWARE LICENSE RENEWAL needed for VA Palo Alto Health Care System

Solicitation Number: VA26115Q0447
Response Date: March 31, 2015
Contact: Carol Lam
Phone: 650-493-5000 X65825
Fax: 650-493-2546

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice in conjunction with procedures in FAR Part 13. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; a written solicitation will not be issued.

The proposed contract action is for supplies or services for which the Government intends to solicit and negotiate with only one source under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b)(1). Interested persons may identify their interest and capability to respond to the requirement or submit proposals. This notice of intent is not a request for competitive proposals. However, all proposals received prior to 03/31/2015 will be considered by the Government. A determination by the Government not to compete with this proposed contract based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. Information received will normally be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitive procurement.

The solicitation number, VA261-15-Q-0447 is issued as a Request for Quotation (RFQ). This document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-80 effective March 2, 2015 and Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation Supplement (VAAR) current to January 7, 2010. Interested persons may identify their interest and capability to respond to the requirement or submit a price quote. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code for this acquisition is 541511, size standard $25.5MIL. This solicitation is set-aside for Small Business. Only emailed requests received directly from the offeror are acceptable.

Requirement Description:


1 Base Year

Renewal software license fee for after hospital care plan. 1.00 YR __________________ __________________

2 Option Year 1

Renewal software license fee for after hospital care plan. 1.00 YR __________________ __________________

3 Option Year 2

Renewal software license fee for after hospital care plan. 1.00 YR __________________ __________________

GRAND TOTAL __________________

Attachment: VA261-15-Q-0447-000

Recruit Communications Specialist for USAID

Solicitation Number: SOL-278-15-000010
Response Date: Apr 08, 2015 9:30 am Eastern
Contact: Safia M. Al-Saad, HR Assistant
Phone: 0096265906673
The USAID/Jordan Mission is issuing a solicitation to qualified U.S. citizens for the position of Development Outreach and Communications (DOC) Specialist. This position has been approved by the USAID/Jordan Mission at a GS-14 grade level and the annual salary range for a GS-14 level is $86,399-$112,319. Apart from the competitive salary, a full complement of expatriate benefits, customary in USAID overseas positions, are included with this position, such as housing, educational allowances, and annual leave. Nonetheless, the salary level of the selected candidate (within the range above) will be determined based on meeting the required qualifications and documented previous salary history. The work schedule is 40 hours per week, and the workweek is Sunday-Thursday.
For more info, please see attachment: SOL-278-15-000010_USPSC_DOC_Specialsit

Fitness Equipment needed for United States Coast Guard

Solicitation Number: HSCGG8-15-Q-PWA070
Response Date: Mar 30, 2015 9:00 am Eastern
Contact: Kristin .E. Mullins
Phone: 2023724071
Place of Performance: 2703 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE, Bldg. 24
Washington , District of Columbia 20593, United States

The U.S. Coast Guard intends to purchase: Fitness Equipment. Items being requested shall be brand name or equivalent. See attached RFQ package for a listing of requested items. This notice is a combined synopsis/solicitation for a commercial service in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotations are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. Therefore, please read this entire notice, the instructions herein, and the attachment documents carefully

HOW TO RESPOND: This request for quotes is set aside 100% for small business concerns. In order to compete for this project, interested parties must providing a quote by March 30, 2015 at 0900am EST. Offeror’s must submit quotes to SK3 Kristin Mullins via electronic transmissions to The reference number HSCGG8-15-Q-PWA070 must be included in the subject line.