“REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2024 FOR THE PROVISION OF SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER TREATMENT SERVICES FOR THE 21 COUNTIES OF THE NORTHERN MICHIGAN REGIONAL ENTITY
This Request for Proposal (RFP) and provider panel application (Attachment A) represent the Northern Michigan Regional Entity’s (NMRE) intent to solicit interest from both current and potential contract service providers for the provision of publicly funded Substance Use Disorder (SUD) services. Any new contracts procured through this RFP shall be approved by the NMRE board and shall be effective October 1, 2023. This RFP is being provided to 1) licensed SUD providers currently serving the counites of: Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon and Wexford, 2) licensed providers who have requested to be on the NMRE SUD provider panel, 3) contracted NMRE SUD providers, and 4) is being made publicly available on the NMRE website.
As panel participation approval is based on the needs of our population and adequacy of our network, this RFP is NOT a commitment to further pursue contractual arrangements with potential providers responding to this solicitation. This RFP and application process will be used to determine what solicitation efforts will be necessary to make an informed decision regarding the procurement process for SUD services.”