The Metrocare Services Purchasing Department is located in the administrative offices at:
1380 River Bend Dr.
Dallas, Texas 75247
Telephone: (214) 743-6161
Fax: (214) 689-9566
Regular business hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. The Purchasing Department staff are available during these times. Please contact the Metrocare Services receptionist to schedule an appointment.
The Purchasing Department’s responsibilities include the procurement of supplies, materials, equipment, and services. Metrocare Services assumes no liability for payments and obligations except those incurred in accordance with Metrocare Services' purchasing procedures.
Minority Business Development
Metrocare Services is an active supporter of minority/woman-owned business development and is committed to increasing its purchases from minority and woman-owned companies. The Center is a member of North Central Texas Regional Certification Agency (NCTRCA). To qualify as a minority or woman-owned company for the Center, a company must be certified as a minority or woman-owned business by the NCTRCA or State of Texas Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) process.
The Metrocare Services Purchasing Department will provide bid assistance to any company whenever such assistance does not conflict with statutory requirements. The Purchasing Department staff are able to assist with any purchasing procedure or requirement.
Metrocare Services places formal bid advertisements in area newspapers, which include the Dallas Morning News and local community and minority newspapers. Formal bids are advertised twice in the Dallas Morning News and once in other papers.
Notices of formal bids are posted in several locations in the Dallas area, including the Dallas County Purchasing Offices, the NCTRCA office, minority chambers of commerce, and various business development offices.