Emergency Contract Notices


Listed below are any “Emergency” contracts that the Department has recently entered into. This information is posted pursuant to RCW 39.26.130 and associated policies published by the Department of Enterprise Services. Under RCW 39.26.125, the Department may make purchases in the event of an Emergency without conducting a formal competitive solicitation.

“Emergency” means a set of unforeseen circumstances beyond the control of the agency that either: (a) present a real, immediate, and extreme threat to the proper performance of essential functions; or (b) may reasonably be expected to result in material loss or damage to property, bodily injury, or loss of life, if immediate action is not taken.

Emergency contracts will be posted here for the term of the contract, or 5 business days, whichever is greater.

If the listing below does not include a complete copy of the contract, you may contact the person indicated to request a complete copy.


Emergency Contract Notices:

Contract/Purchase Order Number
Contract/Purchase Order Purpose
This notice is to satisfy the requirements of RCW 39.26.130 and WA State Policy #DES-130-00. Effective January 14, 2019, the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) awarded Press Ganey (dba Soyring), Amendment 02 to Contract #1836-27985 to expedite a new Interim Management Assignment for the contractor’s consultant to serve as the Interim Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) until WSH identifies and secures a permanent replacement.
Contact Name
William Taplin
Contact Email
Contact Phone
(360) 664-6046
Contract Start Date
January 14, 2019
Contract Maximum
Emergency Notice Document
Emergency Contract Legal Notice