The State of Florida Department of Emergency Management (DEM)
The State of Florida Department of Emergency Management (DEM) is seeking the assistance of Florida medical manufacturers and suppliers to fill the massive needs of Florida's hospitals and emergency care services during the COVID-19 crisis.
Below is a list of the products that DEM is seeking to source:
5,000 hospital beds
50,000 two oz. bottles of hand sanitizer
500,000 collection kits
100,000 16 oz. bottles of hand sanitizers
150,000 Personal Protective Equipment kits, including coveralls, gowns, and goggles
2 million N95 face masks
Please contact the FDEM by email at: Logsecsupportdir@em.myflorida.com and EOC-COSLogistics@em.myflorida.com to offer any assistance your company can provide to help fill the pipeline of needed PPE and other medical products.
Next, register your company with the State’s procurement system known as MyFloridaMarketPlace (MFMP) at or you can call MFMP directly at 1-866-352-3776.
Register in My Florida Marketplace (instructions below):
If you are not already registered in the states procurement system known as MyFloridaMarketPlace (MFMP), please follow the instructions below:
All vendors interested in doing business with the State of Florida must register through MyFloridaMarketPlace (MFMP) and have a current W-9 on file.
Step 2 - Florida agencies will not be permitted to make payments to any vendor that does not have a verified Substitute W-9 on file with the Department of Financial Services. Vendors are required to submit a Form W-9 on the State's Vendor Website.
Contact the Vendor Management Section at (850) 413-5519 or FLW9@myfloridacfo.com if you have any questions regarding the Substitute Form W-9.
Also, please consider registering with our Florida Emergency Supplier Network (fast and free) so that the state or counties can contact you directly with a purchase order should we need the goods or services your company offers. Click here.