Government Contract | Texas
General Inpatient Palliative Care Services

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000498289

Bid Title: General Inpatient Palliative Care Services

Agency Bid No. Title: 16-049

Received Date: 03/01/2016

Close Date: 03/24/2016

Purchase Type: Term:

Delivery Point: Galveston, Texas

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference 02/29/2016, Warranty Required


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Provide nurse/social work/chaplain services PRN by hospital request 24 hours a day.Provide on-call services 24 hours a day.Once patient makes General Inpatient Hospice admission election, hospice team member must arrive at hospital within two hours to complete psycho/social nursing assessment.Upon admission to General Inpatient Palliative Care Service, hospice agency nurse will make initial visit within two hours to conduct intake evaluation.Hospice agency designee shall conduct daily onsite visits to assess patient conditions and discuss plan of care with hospital physician attending.Hospice agency will provide, if death occurs in General Inpatient Palliative Care, decedent support for family within 30 minutes from notification of death.Payment for services rendered is at 90% daily Hospice GIP per Diem.Hospice agency must currently be Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAPS) certified and maintain certification for duration of medical services agreement.Hospice agency must be in good standing with state regulators.

Product Code: 94800

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

State: Texas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Christopher Gross UTMB Purchasing, 301 University Blvd., Galveston, Texas, 77555

Phone: 281-338-8658

Fax: 281-554-6891




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