Government Contract | Maryland
State Health Insurance Assistance Program

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000495570

Bid Title: State Health Insurance Assistance Program

Agency Bid No. Title: 1060279

Received Date: 02/26/2016

Close Date: 04/04/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference 03/14/2016 10:00 AM, Training Required


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Aging and Disability Services (A&D), requires the State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) to provide Montgomery County seniors, and adults under age 65 who have long-term disabilities (the Target Population) with health insurance counseling, enrollment guidance and assistance, and problem resolution pertaining to health benefits attainment through Medicare and other public and private sources. A subset of the Target Population includes individuals who are entitled to Medicare and are eligible for some form of Medicaid benefit. The County also wishes to provide a related program -- the Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) -- to the Target Population. SMP provides education and counseling on fraud and abuse prevention in Medicare and Medicaid. Both programs (known collectively as the Program) will be provided by one (1) Contractor under the contract resulting from this RFP. The Program was created and funded by the federal government, with funds disseminated to the County by the State of Maryland (the State). The County may also contribute funds to support the Program. The County has provided funding for this Program for over 10 years. The Core mission of DHHS is to address the safety, self-sufficiency, health and well-being needs of our community and our clients through the delivery of health, behavioral health and social services. The estimated total FY17 compensation for a contract resulting from this RFP is in the range of $150,000 to $160,000. This amount is an estimate only; the County makes no guarantee of a specific compensation amount. All compensation payable under any contract resulting from this solicitation is subject to and contingent upon the Countys appropriation and encumbrance of funding for this program described in this solicitation. This solicitation will result in one (1) contract with the successful offeror

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Product Codes: 95861, 91869, 95240, 95300, 95352

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: County of Montgomery

State: Maryland

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Lisa Colburn Office of Procurement, 255 Rockville Pike, Suite 180, Rockville, Maryland, 20850

Phone: 240-777-1163




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