Standard Treatment Guidance (STG) Phone App Development

Request Type
Request for Proposal
Topics:
Related Supply Chain Topics
Date
February 24, 2021
Description

Due Date: April 15, 2021 5:00PM US Eastern Standard Time

Introduction

Chemonics, the Buyer, acting on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Global Health Supply Chain - Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) Project, under contract number AID-OAA-I-15-00004; TO AID-OAA-TO-15-00007 is soliciting offers from companies and organizations to submit proposals to participate with GHSC-PSM to develop Standard Treatment Guidance (STG) phone app.

The goal of the GHSC-PSM project is to is to provide supply chain management and technical assistance to United States Government funded global public health initiatives. To optimize treatment of common diseases and improve rational medicines use, GHSC-PSM project needs to develop and disseminate STG phone app.

Background

The Eswatini Standard Treatment Guidelines and Essential Medicines List (STG/EML) were revised in 2021. To enhance the widespread distribution, availability and use of the guidelines, an electronic version will be developed in the form of a mobile application which be accessible to all healthcare practitioners, students, and other stakeholders via Google Play and Apple App Store, which host most of all electronic applications. Adherence and effective use of STGs results in uniformity of care through proper diagnosis and prescribing leading to better clinical decision making and quality of patient care. This results in rational use of medicines and the provision of cost-effective treatment options in the public and private sector. Given the widespread availability of electronic gadgets, an app is a convenient way of ensuring access to the guidelines by health care professionals.

Access to RFP Document

Interested Offerors must contact Africa Nxumalo at email address: anxumalo@ghsc-psm.org to request for a copy of the full solicitation (RFP).

Instruction to Submit Proposals

Offerors are invited to submit proposals in response to this RFP in accordance with Section I Instructions to Offerors of the RFP solicitation, which will not be part of the subcontract. The instructions are intended to assist interested Offerors in the preparation of their offer.

This RFP does not obligate Chemonics to execute a subcontract nor does it commit Chemonics to pay any costs incurred in the preparation and submission of the proposals. Furthermore, Chemonics reserves the right to reject any and all offers, if such action is considered to be in the best interest of Chemonics.

Proposals Deadline:

Click here to download the full Request for Proposal. Please submit your proposals electronically only no later than Thursday, April 15, 2021, 5pm via the following email address: ANxumalo@ghsc-psm.org. Chemonics cannot guarantee that late offerors will be considered.

No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted. Chemonics is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factors.