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Teratech Wins $100M DLA Ultrasound Systems Supply IDIQ

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A Teratech subsidiary has been awarded a potential 10-year, $100 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide clinical ultrasound systems to the Defense Logistics Agency. Terason Ultrasound will provide the machines for use by the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs as well as other federal civilian agencies and foreign military customers, DoD said Friday. The contract contains five …

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Accenture Subsidiary Lands Potential $286M VA Contract for IT Service Desk Support

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Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) ASM Research subsidiary has received a potential $286 million contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs to help provide service desk support for VA employees. ASM said Tuesday the contract covers support for VA’s National Service Desk that works to provide front-line assistance on information technology services, systems and operations to more than 350,000 employees. …

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Former VA Benefits Lead Danny Pummill Joins FCI as COO

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Danny Pummill, former undersecretary for benefits at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has joined Chantilly, Virginia-based government services contractor Femme Comp Inc. as executive vice president and chief operating officer. FCI said Monday Pummill will report to FCI President and CEO John Bronson and oversee the company’s daily operations, performance management, goal alignment and strategic …

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Logistics Health, MSLA Added to $6.8B VA Disability Exam Process Support Contract

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Logistics Health and Medical Support Los Angeles: A Medical Corporation have won spots on a potential $6.8 billion contract vehicle to update the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ system for processing medical exam reports on former military personnel who seek disability claims benefits. VA reopened the competition for Medical Disability Examination Program support services after a series …

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Stephen Ondra Named Amida Technology Solutions Chief Strategy Officer; Peter Levin Comments

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Stephen Ondra, formerly senior vice president and chief medical officer at health insurer Health Care Service Corp., has joined Maryland-based open-source software firm Amida Technology Solutions as chief strategy officer. Peter Levin, founder and CEO of Amida, said in a statement released Thursday Ondra’s leadership experience in both private and …

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By Light Hires Former VA Exec Steve Kastin as Chief Medical Officer, Healthcare IT Strategist

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Steve Kastin, formerly chief healthcare information technology strategist for the Department of Veterans Affairs’ national office of information and technology, has joined Clarendon, Virginia-based contractor By Light Professional IT Services as chief medical officer and healthcare IT strategist. He will apply his background in healthcare informatics and healthcare IT to his new role at By …

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VA Taps Lockheed Subsidiary for Vets Benefits Enrollment System Modernization Project; Horace Blackman Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 5, 2016 — A Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) subsidiary will support the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ project to modernize the Enrollment Health Benefits Determination system under a $33.3 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Systems Made Simple will develop, operate and maintain systems for the EHBD program as well as …

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VA Taps IBM, Bombas, Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation for MyVA Partnership Program

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2016 — IBM (NYSE: IBM), Bombas and the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation will support the Department of Veterans Affairs in the delivery of healthcare to military veterans, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. VA said Monday it has teamed with the three organizations under the MyVA Strategic Partnership Initiative for public-private partnerships in …

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Lockheed Subsidiary Gets Award for Support to VA Program; Horace Blackman Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2016 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Systems Made Simple subsidiary has received recognition from the Association of Management Consulting Firms for the company’s support for the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ My HealtheVet sustainment program, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. Systems Made Simple earned the association’s 2016 Spotlight Award in …

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Philips to Research Location-Aware Tech for Assisted Living Under VA Grant

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2016 — Philips (NYSE: PHG) will look into location-aware assisted living technologies to support patients with mild cognitive impairment under a grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the grant covers research on Ambient Assisted Living platforms that integrate sensors, artificial intelligence …

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