The Southwest Texas Regional Advisory Council (STRAC) casts a wide net in search of talented vendors, seeking qualified suppliers from all segments of the community it serves.
STRAC has contracts with vendors to purchase goods and services as necessary to ensure the highest level of patient care throughout the Texas Trauma Service Area – P while reducing death and disability related to acute illness, injury, and disaster. The Southwest Texas Regional Advisory Council is committed to providing all businesses, including Minority, Woman-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) and Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUBs), an equal opportunity to compete for STRAC procurements. If you are interested in learning more information about a particular bid or proposal, please follow the question and answer procedures in each Request For Proposal (RFP). When reading solicitations, please be sure to look for mandatory pre-bid / pre-proposal conferences and / or product demonstrations. Thank you for your interest in doing business with the Southwest Texas Regional Advisory Council.
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The Southwest Texas Regional Advisory Council seeks to purchase personal protective equipment / garments that meet the specifications for the “Hospital Ensemble” as developed by the EMTF IDRU Advisory Committee. This ensemble will be utilized by the Infectious Disease Response Unit (IDRU) teams for the treatment and transport of patients with high consequence infectious disease.
The Southwest Texas Regional Advisory Council seeks to purchase powered air purifying respirators (PAPRs) for employment by the Infectious Disease Response Unit (IDRU) teams. STRAC invites qualified businesses / vendors to submit Proposals for the acquisition of this equipment. STRAC and the EMTF IDRU Program convened an advisory committee comprised of subject matter experts from hospitals, EMS providers and physicians from across Texas and across the nation to develop standards for team composition, equipment/supplies and response operations to assist with clinical management of patients with high consequence infectious disease. This advisory committee meeting resulted in detailed specifications for personal protective equipment ensembles, which include powered air purifying respirators.