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ManTech Adds Jose Riojas to Mission Solutions & Services Group Advisory Board

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 5, 2016 — Jose Riojas, formerly chief of staff at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has been appointed to the strategic advisory board within the mission solutions and services group of ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT), GovCon Executive reported Monday. ManTech said Monday Riojas has also served as …

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Army Taps Kiewit-Turner JV for $571M VA Medical Facility Construction Contract

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A joint venture of Kiewit and Turner Construction has won a potential three-year, $570.7 million contract from the U.S. Army to finish the construction of a replacement medical facility for the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Eastern Colorado Health Care System. The JV will perform contract work in Aurora, Colorado, through …

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Horace Blackman: Lockheed to Continue CH33 Work for VA

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 15, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company Systems Made Simple will update the Post 9/11 Chapter 33 GI Bill educational benefits processing system under contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Horace Blackman, vice president for health and life sciences at Lockheed Martin, said …

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Horace Blackman: Lockheed Strives for ‘Timely’ VA Healthcare via MASS Contract

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — Horace Blackman, vice president of health and life sciences at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), said the company will be working to provide “timely” public health services for retired military service members under the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Medical Appointment Scheduling System program, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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Joe Ayers: HP Sponsors 17th Veteran Wheelchair Games

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 25, 2015 — GovCon Executive reported Wednesday on HP (NYSE: HPQ) sponsoring this year’s National Veterans Wheelchair Games, a rehabilitative multisport event co-presented by the Paralyzed Veterans of America and the Department of Veterans Affairs. “HP is proud to continue its involvement with the National Wheelchair Games …

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Systems Made Simple Lands 2 VA IT Support Contracts

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Systems Made Simple has been awarded two contracts to help the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs update the agency’s pharmaceutical software applications and develop information technology performance monitoring metrics. The Lockheed Martin-owned (NYSE: LMT) company said it will build clinical decision support tools for VA pharmacists to crosscheck prescriptions and …

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VA Secretary Robert McDonald Elected to Wash100 for Leadership in Health Services

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Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 26, 2015 – Robert McDonald is among this year’s inductees to the Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for his work on health services at the Department of Veterans Affairs. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected by Executive Mosaic’s organizational and …

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Stephen Warren: VA Seeks Vendor for New Medical Appointment Scheduling System

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The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking contractors to develop a fresh medical appointment scheduling system in an effort to help veterans gain access to healthcare services. VA released a request for proposal for a new management-based software schedulers can use to deploy services to VA’s medical facilities, the department said Friday. “We are seeking …

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VA Seeks Industry Help for Agency’s Medical Imaging System Modernization

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The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking information on potential vendors who can modernize and support an enterprise-grade system for VA hospitals to capture and store medical images. VA said Monday it plans to refresh imaging applications that run on the Veterans Health Information Systems and Technology Architecture. The agency is …

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Keith Seaman Joins VMware as Public Sector Healthcare Tech Chief; Lynn Martin Comments

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Keith Seaman, former assistant deputy chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has joined VMware’s (NYSE: VMW) public sector team as chief technology executive for healthcare. The 28-year veteran will lead the company to promote the use of information technology programs in public health service delivery, VMware said Thursday. “We’re excited to …

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