Special Notice for ARRA DEcIDE
Evidence Development for Topics Identified as National
Priorities for Comparative Effectiveness Research
This notice is provided for informational purposes only
under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009.
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) intends to issue competitive
task orders against an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity Contract with
the Developing Evidence to Inform Decisions about Effectiveness (DEcIDE). It
is anticipated that AHRQ will award between 5 and 8 task orders. The
overall objectives of these task orders are to develop and disseminate valid
scientific evidence to inform stakeholder decisions regarding the clinical
effectiveness or the comparative effectiveness of medical treatments, technologies,
tests, procedures, or other clinical interventions. The task orders
are funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009..
This opportunity is available to 13 contractors under the DEcIDE Network multiple
award contract that was previously competed and awarded in 2005.
Any questions regarding this notice must be submitted in writing to Jessica Alderton
Current as of October 2009
Special Notice for ARRA DEcIDE RFTO: Evidence Development for Topics
Identified as National Priorities for Comparative Effectiveness Research. October
2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville MD.