HBEX6 - The California Health Benefit Exchange is seeking proposals for the consultation on the design and development of the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP)

The California Health Benefit Exchange is the state agency that is building the Federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP).  The SHOP will provide health care coverage to small businesses and their employees in California.  This Request for Offer is part of the Exchange’s Level I Grant implementation activities.  The Exchange must complete these activities to become a federally qualified and fully operational exchange.  Experienced firms that are interested in sharing their qualifications and ideas to assist us in the design and development of the SHOP can find the pertinent information in the link below.

Notification of Intent to Award to PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP of San Francisco for HBEX6, Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Design & Developement

HBEX6 – Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Design & Development

Questions & Response for HBEX6-Small Business Options Program Design and Development

The contact persons for this solicitation are and Dennis Gilliam (916-263-0743) and Thien Lam (916-263-4272).  Both can be reached via e-mail at HBEXSolicitation@hbex.ca.gov.  When submitting inquiries, please reference this Request for Offer number (i.e. HBEX6).  The last day to submit vendor inquiries is February 21, 2012, by 5:00 p.m. PST.  Reponses to questions will be posted on the Exchange’s Website: www.hbex.ca.gov, under the Solicitations Tab.