The National Pancreas Foundation Issues Request for Proposals for Software and Implementation Services for a Patient-Reporting Survey Platform

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The National Pancreas Foundation Issues Request for Proposals for Software and Implementation Services for a Patient-Reporting Survey Platform

BETHESDA, MD – June 13, 2019 – The National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) today issued a request for proposal (RFP) from experienced and qualified firms or individuals to assist with the development of a cross-platform application to function as a web-based patient portal and mobile-enabled solution, which will be referred to as the EMPOWER Portal.

The NPF has recognized the need for a national patient data repository to better understand the natural history and progression of pancreatic diseases, the effectiveness of current treatments, and the quality of life of patients affected by pancreatic conditions.

The NPF intends to enter into a partnership with an experienced, responsive, responsible and financially sound organization that is qualified to establish and maintain a registry of patient-reported health data.

Firms that intend to respond to this RFP must submit all inquiries and questions for NPF consideration by June 21, 2019. Final proposals are due by July 19, 2019. NPF anticipates the vendor selection process to conclude by the end of July 2019.

The RFP can be found here.

For more information about this RFP, please contact Catie McGilvray at cmcgilvray@pancreasfoundation.org.

For more information about the National Pancreas Foundation, please visit  www.pancreasfoundation.org.

About The National Pancreas Foundation

 Founded in 1997, the National Pancreas Foundation provides hope for those suffering from pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer through funding cutting-edge research, advocating for new and better therapies and providing support and education for patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals. The NPF is the only foundation dedicated to patients suffering from all forms of pancreas disease. For more information visit: www.pancreasfoundation.org.

Media Contacts

 Matthew Alsante, Executive Director, National Pancreas Foundation, (866) 726-2737,   malsante@pancreasfoundation.org.