Single Source Procurement: Provide Hospital Complaint Hotline Services

Pursuant to New York State Finance Law § 163.10(b), The New York State Department of Health is presenting the following summary of relevant circumstances, and material and substantial reasons why a competitive procurement was not feasible.

The New York State Department of Health has made a determination to issue a Single Source Procurement to temporarily extend contract C021139 with the Island Peer Review Organization that provides hospital complaint hotline services.

The Island Peer Review Organization was awarded a contract as a result of the competitive procurement process. This is a six-month extension of the contract under the same terms, conditions, and pricing authorized under the existing contract. The single source extension period will allow for the continuation of critical services pending outcome of a new competitive procurement that is currently being conducted to obtain these services.

Procurement / Program Name   Provides Hospital Complaint Hotline Services  
Contractor Name(s)   Island Peer Review Organization  
Contract Period   Six-Month Extension  
Contract Number   C021139