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Request for Proposal

Solicitation No. AHRQ-08-10015

Date Issued: May 20, 2008

Date Questions Due: June 3, 2008 12:00 PM
Date Notice of Intent Due: June 10, 2008
Proposals Due: July 9, 2008 12:00 PM EDT

Contracting Office: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Contracts Management, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850; Jessica Alderton, Contracting Officer

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is soliciting proposals to establish a research and translation decision science and communication center that will facilitate access to evidence-based clinical and health care delivery information, and foster informed health care decisions by patients, providers, and policy makers. The Center will work with AHRQ and its contractors to implement Section 1013 of the Medicare Modernization Act of 2003.

It is anticipated that 1 contract will be awarded for a period of 2 years with 3 one year option periods. Award is expected no later than August 15, 2008. In addition to the solicitation being available on this site, it will also be available for downloading from the internet on the FedBizOps website at It is the offerors' responsibility to monitor this site for release of the solicitation, download their own copy of the solicitation, and monitor the site for any subsequent amendments. Since it is not known who is downloading the solicitation, a bidders list will not be available. All responsible businesses may submit a proposal which will be evaluated by AHRQ.

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