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Schedule 65 VII In Vitro Diagnostics, Reagents, Test Kits, & Test Sets

Tel: (708) 786-7737 Fax: (708) 786-5828 Contacts Survey

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The Schedule

Federal Supply Schedule Invitro Diagnostic, Reagent, Test Kit, and Test Set contracts are awarded for items such as blood bank, chemistry, coagulation, hematology, histology/cytology, microbiology, phlebotomy, serology/immunology, glucose monitoring, and urinalysis tests.

Federal Supply Codes (FSC) — The FSC Class(es)/Product Code(s) for the 65 VII Schedule include:

  • 6550 — In Vitro Diagnostic Substances, Reagents, Test Kits, and Sets

Special Item Numbers — Access a comprehensive listing of the special item numbers External link to a government website under the 65 VII schedule.

Maximum Order Threshold — The Contractor is not obligated to honor any order for a combination of items in excess of:

Special Item Number (SIN)Maximum Order Threshold
All SINs $25,000

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Codes and Business Size Determination – The following NAICS codes and size standards apply under the 65V II Solicitation:

DescriptionSmall Business
Size Standard
325413 In Vitro Diagnostic Substance Manufacturing 1,250 Employees
In accordance with FAR 19.102(f) , the applicable small business size standard for wholesalers, dealers, distributors, or other non-manufacturers is 500 employees.

The Solicitation

The 65 VII In Vitro Diagnostics, Reagents, Test Kits, & Test Sets Schedule solicitation (M5-Q52A-04-R6) is available for download from FedBizOpps External link to a government website.

It is recommended that you retain a copy of the solicitation and your proposal for your records.  Offerors and contractors are held accountable and responsible for complying with all of the provisions and clauses located in the solicitation document.

The Solicitation Package — The list below outlines the documents that comprise the current 65 VII Solicitation package (M5-Q52A-04-R6), including the specific elements which make up a complete solicitation proposal package.  It is essential that all required elements are accurate, current, and complete — incomplete or incorrect submissions may be returned without further consideration and could greatly lengthen the processing time of your proposal.  Please consult our Electronic Acceptance of FSS Offers/Proposals web page for proper submission protocol.

  1. Solicitation Document (Return with offer)
  2. Vendor Response Document (Return with offer)
  3. Pricelist Proposal Preparation (Excel Spreadsheet) (Return with offer)
  4. Overseas Delivery Response Document (Optional)

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