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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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HP Names Former VA Healthcare COO Laura Miller a Public Sector Principal

Laura Miller, a former chief operating officer for the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ healthcare system, has joined HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) as healthcare client principal for the U.S. public sector. The company said the 30-year public health veteran will work with clients such as the VA, the Military Health System and the ...

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VA Wants Email, Office Software in Cloud Computing

The Department of Veterans Affairs is looking to move email and office software to cloud computing, according to a request for information posted Friday. The VA said it wants use the Cloud-Based Office Automation and Collaboration Pilot to implement automated and interoperable cloud-based office software. The VA plans for the pilot ...

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VA Issues RFI For Cloud-Based Telecommunication

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking industry input on how to move its telephone infrastructure into cloud computing, according to a request for information posted Dec. 23. The VA is asking for a solution that can integrate traditional telecommunications functions with digital-based communications, such as instant messaging and ...

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ICF to Acquire Web Development Firm Ironworks for $100M Cash

ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) has signed a definitive agreement to purchase interactive web development firm Ironworks Consulting LLC for $100 million cash, ICF announced Monday. ICF said it expects the deal to increase its earnings per share in 2012 and include a tax benefit that carries a net present value of approximately ...

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SAIC to Develop, Manage Long-Term VA Benefits System

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has won a Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic task order to provide engineering and program support for the long-term provision of benefits to military veterans. The contract is potentially worth more than $24 million with a one-year base performance period and two one-year options. The ...

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