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Easterly to Buy 2 VA Healthcare Facilities in Govt Property Market Push

Easterly Government Properties (NYSE: DEA) has agreed to buy two Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers for a combined purchase value of $260 million. Washington-based Easterly is a real estate investment trust that acquires, develops and manages Class A buildings leased primarily to the federal government. The company said Tuesday the first deal covers the acquisition …

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Microsoft Gets FedRAMP High ATO for Azure Gov’t Cloud Deployment at VA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 17, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has received authorization to operate its Azure Government cloud platform to support sensitive workloads at the Department of Veterans Affairs through the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said in a blog post published Wednesday the FedRAMP …

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Former VA CIO LaVerne Council Named SVP, GM of Mitre’s Connected Govt Center

LaVerne Council, former chief information officer and assistant secretary for information and technology at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has been appointed to serve as senior vice president and general manager of Mitre‘s Center for Connected Government beginning April 3. The nonprofit research company said Monday Council will oversee CCG’s federal civilian strategy and …

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Salient CRGT Closes Acquisition of Triple-i in Federal Health IT Market Push; Tom Ferrando Comments

Salient CRGT has finalized its acquisition of health information technology company Information Innovators Inc. in a move that aims to build on the former’s health IT portfolio for the federal government. The purchase is also part of Salient CRGT’s efforts to drive revenue to more than $500 million and expand its workforce across 150-plus locations …

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VA, DoD Vet Keith Seaman Joins BizFlow as Federal Market Strategic Growth VP

Keith Seaman, former deputy chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has been named vice president of strategic growth for the federal market business of Falls Church, Virginia-based business software and professional services company BizFlow. BizFlow said Tuesday Seaman brings to the company his previous experience from various  Senior Executive …

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Iron Bow Lands $258M VA Home Telehealth Support Contract, Teams Up With Vivify Health

Iron Bow Technologies has received a potential $258 million contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide home telehealth services to military veterans. The company also teamed up with remote patient monitoring tools provider Vivify Health to offer telehealth assistance to patients in support of the VA contract, Iron …

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CGI to Deliver Healthcare Claims Recovery & Audit Services to VA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 1, 2017 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will deploy its financial waste, fraud and abuse identification and tracking system at the Department of Veterans Affairs to deliver healthcare claims audit and recovery services, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its ProperPay system will support the Veterans Health Administration’s Office of Community …

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Engility Secures VA Budget Tracking Tool Support Contract; Lynn Dugle Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 6, 2016 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) will help the Department of Veterans Affairs operate, update and maintain VA’s budget tracking tool under a potential $16.8 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The contract includes four one-year options and optional tasks for software enhancement of the tool that works to …

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DLA Awards $252M in Retail Electricity Contracts to 5 Firms

Five companies have won two-year contracts worth up to $252.5 million combined for retail electricity and ancillary/incidental services to various U.S. federal departments and military branches. The Defense Logistics Agency‘s energy organization received eight offers for the contracts through a competitive procurement and the winning suppliers will perform work through Dec. 31, 2018, the Defense …

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NCR Self-Service Kiosks Provided Support at Veterans’ Day Parades; Stan Ratcliffe, Tom Verbeck Comment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2016 — NCR (NYSE: NCR) has provided four self-service kiosks at the Veterans’ Day Parades in New York and Los Angeles to support service members and veterans throughout the event, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The Veterans Kiosk is designed to allow veterans, service members and military …

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