Requests for Proposals

August 05, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers interested in providing, within 12 hours of notification, a maximum of 22 staffed acute inpatient psychiatric beds in the Caddo or Bossier Parish area to serve adults with serious mental illness requiring evacuation as a result of a declared emergency (natural disaster or other). In addition to medical services, advance planning for the augmentation of psychiatric services is an essential component of the state’s overall disaster preparedness and response. Services that must be provided include crisis triage, assessment, treatment and stabilization services for individuals with multiple service needs, specifically individuals with co-occurring disorders and evacuees impacted by a hurricane event.
July 29, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit a proposal from proposer(s) that will provide staff augmentation for emergency operational support to the DHH Bureau of EMS during a declared state of emergency. The successful proposer(s) will support the BEMS in the provision of one or more of the following four deliverables: i. Tactical Operations Center ii. Processing Sites iii. EMS DRC Field Support iv. Bus Triage Site
July 20, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified and experienced proposers that provide Independent Verification & Validation (IV & V) services for MMIS enterprises and MMIS replacement projects. The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals seeks to obtain an IV&V contractor to perform two areas of IV & V services: the monitoring of operations of the existing MMIS, and IV & V services for the Design, Development and Implementation (DDI) of a replacement MMIS. The MMIS Replacement Project DDI is intended to replace the entire MMIS Enterprise including, but not limited to, claims processing, pharmacy point of sale (POS), data warehouse (MARS/DW), authorized services, and other support systems with a state-of-the-art, HIPAA compliant, rules-driven, on-line, real-time, web-based MMIS that is versatile in its architecture, structure, and code to support the evolving business needs of Louisiana’s Medicaid program. The IV&V Contractor will verify the DHH chosen solution meets business and technical requirements in order to obtain CMS Certification for the chosen MMIS Replacement.
July 08, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified BH managed care organizations (BH-MCO) with a minimum of five years experience and demonstrated success in its provision of managed BH care services with complex, publicly-funded BH programs, to operate a pre-paid inpatient health plan (PIHP), as defined in 42 CFR 438.2, for BH services provided to children, youth, and adults.
June 23, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers to support, maintain, and enhance the existing multiple computerized applications in use in the IDEpi Section and to develop new sub-applications. The applications already developed have allowed IDEpi to become more efficient by avoiding paper-work, reducing response time and increasing the accuracy of information.
June 22, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers that provide program consulting services for environmental public health surveillance programs.
June 17, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers that provide administrative and direct care personnel to support continuous twenty-four (24) hour per day medical response operations for the duration of a declared disaster or emergency, as determined by the State Health Officer or designee
June 02, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers who will operate a SPOE office in one or more of the ten (10) DHH/OCDD ―regions‖ as identified at www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/medialibrary/media-1/REG_MAP04.jpg. The SPOEs shall be responsible for initial Service Coordination, the eligibility determination and enrollment process for each referred child and family, and the completion of the initial Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) for each eligible child and family in EarlySteps Louisiana’s IDEA Part C system. After eligibility is established, ongoing service coordination shall be provided by Family Support Coordinators (FSC) with enrolled Family Support Coordination agencies that continually update the SPOE with information to enter into the data system. The SPOE shall be the only entity responsible for day-to-day maintenance of the child’s electronic record in the Early Intervention Data System (EIDS).
May 10, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers to provide contractor services to fulfill the requirements of the Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) program. The Contractor must perform any and all administrative duties of the PASRR program related to the digital consolidation of workflow, records, patient care records, screening results, and other records as required. The Contractor will oversee independent evaluations (either via record review or conducting face-to-face evaluation) to determine appropriateness of placement in a nursing facility (NF) with or without specialized services. The Contractor must additionally interface its proposed system with existing Louisiana DHH and Medicaid IT systems, the Level of Care Eligibility Tool in particular. Finally, the Contractor must have the capability of producing reports at the request of Louisiana DHH and Medicaid that demonstrate compliance with federally mandated PASRR requirements (42 C.F.R. 483.100 et seq.).
May 03, 2011
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH), Bureau of Media and Communications (BMAC), is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for qualified proposers to provide education, marketing and outreach services to help inform and educate eligible Medicaid enrollees about the state’s Making Medicaid Better initiative and promote robust engagement by enrollees to pro-actively choose a Coordinated Care Network (CCN).