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Request for Proposal

Solicitation No. AHRQ-2009-10006

Date Issued: January 21, 2009
Proposals Due: March 10, 2009; 12 Noon (Local Time).

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

The presolicitation synopsis for this requirement was published in the FedBizOpps ( on January 6, 2009, under the title, "Data Management and Computer Programming Support."   The solicitation issue date is January 21, 2009.

The Request for Proposals (RFP) is available for download on the AHRQ Web site and at the Federal Business Opportunities Web page:

It is the offeror's responsibility to monitor the Web sites where the RFP will be posted to learn about any amendments to the solicitation. It is anticipated the amendment with responses to questions will be posted on or about February 11, 2009.

It is anticipated that 1 contract award will be made under this solicitation for a 1 year period of performance with 4 one year option periods.


The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is soliciting proposals to provide timely and efficient database management, computer programming–including statistical and econometric analysis, longitudinal, time dependent analysis, Bayesian techniques, microsimulation modeling, and complex survey design estimates and analytical statistics from large administrative databases–computer-related consulting and technical assistance, web support, public use file production, and statistical analysis activities for the Agency.

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