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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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Ken Asbury: $32M Case Management Contract Expands CACI’s HHS Work

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TYSONS CORNER, VA April 23, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on CACI International (NYSE: CACI) receiving a $32 million task order to help the Department of Health and Human Services process electronic Medicare appeals. The company said Wednesday the five-year work under the General Services Administration Alliant Government-wide ...

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CDC Awards Emergent BioSolutions New Anthrax Vaccine Development Funds

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The Department of Health and Human Services has tapped Emergent BioSolutions to further develop a new anthrax vaccine under a 30-month, $31 million contract with funding and technical support from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority. HHS said Monday the new vaccine, called NuThrax, will work to improve on the existing licensed vaccine as ...

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Steve Comber: Leidos to Support NIH Grants, Research Mgmt System

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Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will provide information technology services to the National Institutes of Health‘s Electronic Research Administration under a potential five-year, $113 million contract for work to support eRA’s electronic systems. The company said Monday that eRA develops, maintains and deploys electronic systems that manage information on NIH and Department of Health and ...

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InfoReliance to Help HHS Move to Microsoft Office 365; Eric Olson Comments

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InfoReliance has received a potential five-year, $92 million blanket purchase agreement to support the Department of Health and Human Services‘ migration of email and enterprise collaboration systems to the cloud-based Microsoft Office 365. The company said Thursday it will provide HHS with email-as-a-service as the agency aims to transition to the Microsoft (NASDAQ: ...

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Christine Walrath: ICF to Help HHS Evaluate National Suicide Prevention Programs

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ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) has won a potential five-year, $18.5 million task order to help the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services review federally funded suicide prevention programs. ICF said Monday it will also work with HHS’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to design, implement and disseminate strategies ...

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ICF to Help HHS Establish Child Welfare Center; Mike Torpy Comments

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ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) has won a potential five-year, $78 million contract with the Department of Health and Human Services to help the agency establish a public child welfare center. HHS plans for the center to work as focal point for child welfare services and consultation services for state and territorial child welfare agencies, ICF ...

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Mary Schwarz: ICF to Help National Cancer Institute Run Anti-Tobacco Program

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ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) has won a potential five-year, $100 million blanket purchase agreement to provide communications support to the National Cancer Institute for a tobacco cessation program. The company said Monday the BPA with the Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health and NCI covers messaging strategy support and added communications work across several types ...

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OMB Director Sylvia Burwell Nominated to Lead HHS, Oversee Obamacare Implementation as Kathleen Sebelius Ends Term

President Barack Obama has selected Sylvia Burwell, current director of the Office of Management and Budget, as his choice to be the next secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, after the White House announced Kathleen Sebelius would be leaving that post. Burwell, a veteran of the Bill ...

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