Government Contract | South Carolina
Licensed Medical Doctor

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000415938

Bid Title: Licensed Medical Doctor

Agency Bid No. Title: 16-R0034

Received Date: 11/11/2015

Close Date: 11/30/2015

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 11/19/2015, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:15 16-R0034 MEDICAL SERVICES SPECIFICATION 2. MEDICAL PROCEDURESEach facility or its contract medical provider shall develop and implement written standard operating procedures, which are approved by the responsible physician or medical authority, for the following: (a) Receiving screening (b) Health appraisal data collection (c) Non-emergency medical services (d) Emergency medical and dental services (e) Deciding the emergency nature of illness or injury (f) Dental screening, hygiene, examination, and treatment (g) Provision of medical and dental prostheses (h) First aid (i) Chronic care U) Convalescent care (k) Medical preventive maintenance (I) Delousing (m) Detoxification (n) Pharmaceuticals (0) Screening, referral, and care of mentally ill and of mentally retarded inmates (p) Notification of next of kin or legal guardian in case of serious illness, injury, or death (q) Prohibition against conducting medical and/or pharmaceutical testing for experimental or research purposes (r) Suicide prevention (s) Prompt notification of parents or guardian and DJJ when a juvenile requires medical treatment of a non-routine nature SCREENING Each facility shall perform screenings of all inmates immediately upon admission to the facility, with the findings recorded on a form approved by the responsible physician or medical authority. In every case, such screening shall occur before the inmate is placed in the general population or housing area and shall include inquiry into: (a) Current illnesses / pre-existing conditions and health problems (b) Medications taken and special health requirements (c) Screening of other health problems designated by the responsible physician (d) Behavioral observation, including state of consciousness and mental status (e) Notation of body deformities, trauma markings, bruises, lesions, ease of movement, jaundice, and other physical characteristics of medical interest (f) Overall condition of skin and body, including rashes and infestations (g) Disposition/referral of inmates to qualified medical personnel on an emergency basis (h) Likelihood of suicide attempt by inmate. (Revised July 2013) 2.2 EMERGENCIES Each facility shall provide twenty-four (24) hour emergency medical and dental care availability, as outlined in a written plan approved by the responsible physician or medical authority, which includes arrangements for: (a) Emergency evacuation of inmates from the facility (b) Use of an emergency medical vehicle (c) Use of one (I) or more designated hospital emergency rooms or other appropriate health facilities (d) Emergency on-call physician and dentist services when the emergency health facility is not located in a nearby community (e) An inmate has the right to refuse routine medical, dental, psychological, or psychiatric treatment. (f) A juvenile detainee has the right to refuse routine medical, dental, psychological, or psychiatric treatment. However, if a juvenile or his/her parents refuse treatment deemed necessary, those special needs shall be presented to the court for resolution. Discussion: Refusal of such routine treatment should be documented.

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Product Code: 94874

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: City of Myrtle Beach

State: South Carolina

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Tina Causey, Purchasing Office 937 Broadway Street, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, 29578

Phone: 843-918-2184




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