Contracting with Ramsey County
- RCCHS partners with contracted community vendors to meet county residents' needs
- A Request for Proposal (RFP) is issued when program staff identify a service need.
- The RFP process is open and competitive.
If you are responding to an RFP for the first time, or want more information about the RFP process at RCCHS, please view this 23-minute RFP video. It describes the process and highlights important elements to include in proposals. If your questions are not answered contact AskHumanServices. On subject line, type RFP. In email body, include your name, agency, contact information, type of service you provide and your comments.
RFP RegistrationRCCHS posts all RFP's with Onvia/Demand Star. Onvia is free and automatically notifies registered agencies. Once registered:
- Select the FREE AGENCY option.
- On the form that opens, furnish pertinent information for your business.
- Enter Ramsey County in the Agency Name field.
If you have questions or need technical assistance, call (800) 711-1712.
See Onvia Information & Registration | W 9 (pdf)
DHS MA-HCBS Waiver ServicesThe MN Department of Human Services (DHS) contracts for all Medical Assistance Home and Community Based Waiver Services (MA-HCBS). If you are interested in obtaining a Medical Assistance Home and Community Based Waiver Service contract, you must enroll with DHS. | Learn more about DHS Waiver Providers and Enroll
CERT for small businessesRamsey County procurement policies allow Ramsey County departments to contract directly with a CERT registered provider for contracts up to $25,000 without a solicitation process. Small for-profit businesses and Women-Owned or Minority-Owned businesses may register as CERT providers. | Learn more about CERT and register as a small business
Current Request for Proposals (RFP's and RFIQs)
Primary Health & Dental Services in Detoxification Center in order to meet the immediate health care needs of clients as well as to initiate health care services and connect individuals to follow-up appointments and on-going care. Full RFQ and all attachments, addendum are available through Onvia (see registration information in the link above).
Health & Dental RFQ | H & D Solicitation Response Form | H & D Contractor Information | H & D Trade Secret form | H & D Budget Forms | Q & As from pre-proposal conference | Services in Detox Dental Clarification
Release date: May 15, 2015 | Due date: June 25, 2015
Anticipated start date: 9/15/15
Children's Therapeutic Services and Supports certified contractor to provide day treatment services through an after school program for 15 children ages six through 12 affected by severe emotional disturbance. | Addendum 3 RFP Day Treatment Q & As (word) | Addend 3 Day Trt Q & A (pdf) | Addendum 4 Startup Budget (Word) | Addend 4 Startup Budget (pdf) | Pre Proposal Conference Answers also posted on Onvia DemandStar
Children's Therapeutic Day Treatment RFP | Solicitation Response Form | Evaluation Criteria Attachment | Budget Forms | Addendum 1 Preproposal Conf (Word) | Addend 1 as pdf | Addend 2 Contractor Info References Form (Word) | Addend 2 as pdf
Release ate: May 8, 2015 | Response Due Date: June 24, 2015, by 2:00 p.m.
Request for Proposals (RFP'S) on-going
Base-Rate Group Residential Housing for Adult Men and Women with Chemical Dependency or Co-occurring Chemical Dependency and Mental Illness
CD & MI Group Home RFP (pdf) | CD & MI Group Home RFP (28 p Word) | RePosted 2-6-2015 on going
Forms and Resources
Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services - CLAS Standards Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services - CLAS Standards (5 pp Word)
Proposed Annual Budget and Start Up Funding Needs (Word)
Proposed Schedule of Positions and Salaries (Word)
Contractor Information and Reference Form Contractor Information & Reference Form (fillable pdf)
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org