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General Research and Support Services for AHRQ

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Request for Proposals

Solicitation No. AHRQ-06-00003 (Full and Open Competition)

Proposals Due: September 8, 2005, 12 Noon (Local Time)

Contracting Office: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Contracts Management, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850

The presolicitation synopsis for this requirement was published in the FedBizOpps ( on July 15, 2005, under the title "General Research and Support Services for AHRQ." The solicitation issue date is August 1, 2005. The RFP is available for download (Select to access Downloading Information). Printed copies are not available. If you are having trouble downloading this solicitation, please contact Jessica Alderton, Contracting Officer, (301) 427-1783; or by E-mail at


It is anticipated that one contract will be awarded for a period of 5 years.

The purpose of this procurement is to support and facilitate the mission of Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). This procurement is to provide for:

  • The preparation of bibliographies on various health services research and health policy topics and issues, literature reviews, syntheses of health services research and policy findings and information, and reports from meetings on a variety of health services research topics and activities.
  • The preparation for and conduct of meetings dealing with the development and dissemination of health services research findings and information and meetings for setting and developing research agendas and priorities.
  • The preparation of reports related to the management and organization of the Agency and preparation for and conduct of meetings related to Agency management matters.

Downloading Information

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  • General Research and Support Services for AHRQ: Request for Proposals (Word® File, 530 KB).
  • Amendment 1: Responses to Questions and Interested Parties/Bidders List (Word® File, 105 KB; PDF File, 63 KB). PDF Help.

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Current as of August 2005


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