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Deloitte Works With HHS, HITRUST to Test Health Plans’ Cyber Readiness

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 7, 2015 — Deloitte has partnered with the Department of Health and Human Services and the Health Information Trust Alliance to conduct the CyberRX 2.0 Health Plan drill to test the cyber readiness of U.S. health insurance companies, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. HITRUST said Thursday results from the exercise point …

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Mitre-Operated FFRDC Partners With Health IT Org for Underserved Communities

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 3, 2015 — The Mitre-operated CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare, a federally funded research and development center, has partnered with the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Mitre said Tuesday the alliance works to put underserved communities at the forefront of healthcare strategies with …

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Weekly Roundup Oct 26 – Oct 30 2015: Northrop Records Double Victory w/ 3Q Earnings, Bomber Win & more

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Weekly Roundup Oct 26 – Oct 30 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The world’s fifth-largest defense contractor received a double-billing of good news this week via third quarter financial results that beat The Street and a landmark contract win …

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Maximus’ Tom Romeo: New HealthCare.Gov Eyes User Experience Similar to Online Shopping

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 27, 2015 — Tom Romeo, president of Maximus‘ (NYSE: MMS) federal services business, believes the new tools of the updated HealthCare.gov website work toward better customer experience, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. “They are focused on making the experience more of a parallel to what people expect when they get …

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ICF Lands $250M CDC Digital Media Support Contract

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ICF International (Nasdaq: ICFI) has won a potential five-year, $250 million contract to provide digital media platforms and related support services for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and CDC partners. ICF said Monday it secured the flexible ordering agreement under the Chief Information Officer-Solutions and Partners 3 contract run …

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ICF Wins HHS ‘Improper Payment’ Study Recompete, Database Redesign Contracts

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 1, 2015 — ICF International (Nasdaq: ICFI) said Tuesday it will execute the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Improper Payment for Quality Control for Rental Subsidy Determination Study for another five years under a recompete contract worth $31.2 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. In a separate announcement, ICF said …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 17 – Aug 21 2015: Sequestration Discussion Resurfaces, American Systems’ Latest Acquisition & more

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Weekly Roundup Aug 17 – Aug 21 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The specter of potential sequestration cuts in fiscal year 2016 — which starts Sept. 30 — surfaced again this week in a letter signed by all 46 Democratic …

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HHS Awards 124 Spots on Potential $500M Program Support Center Services IDIQ

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The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded positions on a potential 10-year, $500 million contract to 124 companies — 62 large businesses and 62 small businesses — for support services to the HHS-hosted Program Support Center. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract contains a base period of five years with an option to extend for …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Second quarter earnings season has concluded for many GovCon firms and all five of the industry’s most notable U.S.-based identities reported results that surpassed Wall Street analyst forecasts. …

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NCI to Help Investigate Fraud in Medicare Equipment Supply Chain; Brian Clark Comments

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has awarded NCI (Nasdaq: NCIT) a potential five-year, $51.9 million contract to support fraud detection efforts at the National Supplier Clearinghouse. The company said Wednesday it plans to use technology-based methods to help NSC recognize improper activities during enrollment of Medicare equipment suppliers. …

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