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Request for Proposals

Solicitation No. AHRQ-07-10021—Full and Open Competition.

Proposals Due: May 22, 2007 (12:00 Noon, Local Time).

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

The presolicitation synopsis for this requirement was published in the FedBizOpps ( on March 8, 2007. The solicitation issue date is March 23, 2007. Proposals are due May 22, 2007.

The RFP is available for download (select for Downloading Information). Printed copies are not available. If you have any trouble downloading this solicitation, please contact Sharon Williams, Contracting Officer, (301) 427-1781; or by E-mail:

Multiple task order type contracts are contemplated for a base period of 3 years with two 1-year option periods. It is anticipated that multiple awards will be made (approximately 10-14 awards).


The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is soliciting proposals for multiple contracts to continue the work and expand the impact of the AHRQ Evidence-based Practice Centers (EPC) Program. Work required under these contracts will be obtained on an as-needed basis through issuances of Task Orders. These contracts are for a 3 year base period. There will also be 2 one-year option periods which may or may not be exercised based on the performance of the contractor and the needs of the Government (as well as other factors) upon completion of the base period.

Detailed information can be found in the solicitation. It is the offerors responsibility to monitor this site for any subsequent amendments.

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