RFP# 3000015534

The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH), Office of Public Health (OPH), STD/HIV/Hepatitis Program is inviting qualified proposers to submit proposals for the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009 and the Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) services RFP. Interested candidates must demonstrate the ability to provide a comprehensive continuum of high quality, community based care for low income individuals and families living with HIV.

The RFP will be available through the Louisiana Procurement and Contract (LaPAC) Network at the following web address:

May also be posted at:

Firms or individuals who are interested in providing services requested under this RFP must submit an electronic proposal containing the information specified. The proposal must be uploaded to before the date and time specified in the Schedule of Events. Uploaded submissions are the only acceptable method of delivery. E-mail, fax, mail, and courier delivery shall not be acceptable. Proposers are strongly encouraged to upload their proposal well in advance of the deadline for receipt of electronic proposals as internet connectivity and file size will affect proposal submission upload timeframes.

The State assumes no liability for assuring accurate/complete uploads. The responsibility solely lies with each proposer to ensure their proposal is uploaded prior to the deadline for submission. Corrupted files and incomplete submissions will not be considered.

This announcement does not commit LDH-OPH to award a contract or to pay any costs incurred in the preparation of proposals. LDH-OPH reserves the right to accept or reject, in whole or in part, all proposals submitted and/or to cancel this announcement. Any contract awarded shall be based upon the proposal most advantageous to LDH-OPH, cost and other factors considered. All contracts are subject to the availability of funds.