SAINT LOUIS COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
FOR CORRECTIONS MEDICINE SERVICES
FACILITY MANAGEMENT & DISPOSAL SERVICES
BASIS OF THE PROJECT:
Saint Louis County Department of Public Health (DPH) currently provides medical services to inmates at the Buzz Westfall Justice Center located at 100 S. Central, Clayton, MO 63105 and the Family Court Juvenile Detention Center located at 501 South Brentwood, Clayton, MO 63105.
DPH is currently seeking proposals from correctional medicine programs (or agencies) to provide accredited, cost effective, safe medical services to the St. Louis County Buzz Westfall Justice Center and the Family Court Juvenile Detention Center. Services provided should meet or exceed local, state and federal standards. In addition, standards by the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC) and the American Correctional Association (ACA) must be maintained throughout the life of the contract. Both NCCHC and ACA experience is required.
The Buzz Westfall Justice center is a Direct Supervision jail with an average daily population of 1250 and accredited through the ACA. The facility houses local, state and federal inmates. The St. Louis County Family Court Juvenile Detention Center has an average daily population of 35 and is accredited through the NCCHC. Both facilities are located in St. Louis County, Missouri. St. Louis County is actively involved in renovating the Saint Louis County Court building and will include the Family Court Juvenile Detention Center to create a new, unified Courts Complex. Please see the following for updates to the County Courts Project | St. Louis County Government. Floor plans and staffing patterns will be available.
The scope of this proposal presents the necessary qualifications that a contractor for correctional medicine services must meet.
The initial contract period of the contract is January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2019, with options to extend for three (3) additional one-year terms subject to annual performance review and written agreement of both parties.
The contractor should submit a proposal that includes the provision of correctional medicine services.
A complete copy of this RFP can be viewed by clicking here.
ADDENDUM - July 29, 2015:
Click here for an addendum form to be ACKNOWLEDGED, ACCEPTED, and INCLUDED with the submitted proposal.
DUE DATE FOR QUALIFICATIONS AND PROPOSALS:
Qualifications and Proposals shall be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. (CST) on Friday, September 4, 2015 4:00 p.m. (CST) on Tuesday, September 8, 2015. NEW!
SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS:
Contractors are required to submit the following items as a response to the request for the project. Seven (7) bound copies of the proposal are due to County per the project schedule date and an electronic copy to
- Detailed description of related experience and client/peer references;
- Comprehensive list of cost of services;
- History of firm’s/individual’s performance;
- Other qualifications for consideration;
- Proposal for service that meets County requirements.
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:
PROFESSIONAL SERVICES PROVIDER CONTRACTS:
COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION FOR CORRECTIONS:
FAMILY COURT ACCREDITATION REPORT:
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH CONTACT PERSON:
Health Services Administrator
C/O Mary Gardner
Saint Louis County Department of Public Health
6121 North Hanley Road
Berkeley, MO 63134