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Supply of Newborn Screening Cards


Tender Closed
RFx ID : 21089458
Tender Name : Supply of Newborn Screening Cards
Reference # : P19-356
Open Date : Tuesday, 28 May 2019 4:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Close Date : Tuesday, 25 June 2019 10:00 AM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Tender Type : Request for Quotations (RFQ)
Tender Coverage : Sole Agency  [?]
Categories :
  • 41000000 - Laboratory and Measuring and Observing and Testing Equipment
  • 85000000 - Healthcare Services
  • Auckland
Exemption Reason : None
Required Pre-qualifications : None
Contact : Jho Balanay
Alternate Physical Delivery Address  :
Alternate Physical Fax Number  :

The scope of this RFQ is for the supply of specimen collection card for newborn metabolic screening.

In order to be eligible to be assessed, you must be able to meet the Pre-Conditions/Mandatory Requirements listed below:
1. Collection paper, glue and ink must be as specified in the CLSI (Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute) document NBS01-A6 Blood Collection on Filter Paper for Newborn Screening;
2. Collection paper must be certified by CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA);
3. The printing process must be as specified in NBS-01 A6. The lay-out and format of the current printed cards is set out in Appendix B as an example; and
4. There must be the capability to integrate a “linear Code 128 barcode” on the back of the demographic portion of the card.

For the avoidance of doubt, if you cannot answer ‘yes’ to all the Pre-Conditions/Mandatory Requirements, your Quote will be declined.

NOTE: The RFP appendix documents may contain confidential information, these will only be provided after we have received and vetted your confirmation of intention to respond.