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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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CACI to Provide IT Support Under VA T4NG Contract; Ken Asbury Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will provide enterprise IT network support, systems engineering, software engineering and IT infrastructure maintenance services to the Department of Veterans Affairs under a $22.3 billion contract vehicle awarded in March, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday it will work to …

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Jay Schnitzer Named VP, CTO at Mitre; Alfred Grasso Comments

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Jay Schnitzer, formerly director of biomedical sciences at Mitre, has been appointed vice president and chief technology officer at the nonprofit technology and research organization. “[Schnitzer’s] technical and life sciences expertise offers an invaluable perspective as we look for new and innovative ways to solve complex challenges, particularly in the …

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VA Picks 3 Firms for $6.8B Medical Disability Exam Support Program

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The Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded three companies positions on a potential five-year, $6.8 billion contract vehicle to process medical exam reports in order to help facilitate the delivery of disability claims benefits to retired service personnel. The VA said Tuesday it awarded 12 contracts to VetFed Resources, Veterans …

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VA Awards 21 Firms Spots on Potential $22B Follow-On IT Modernization Contract

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The Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded 21 companies spots under a potential 10-year, $22.3 billion acquisition vehicle that covers information technology upgrades support for VA and other federal agencies. The contractors will compete for task orders to provide healthcare IT, systems and software engineering, enterprise network management, cybersecurity, program management and strategic planning services through VA’s Transformation …

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Richard Crowe: Booz Allen to Continue VA CRM System Support With $115M Task Order

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Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has received a potential three-year, $115 million task order to help integrate applications for the Department of Veterans Affairs to manage the agency’s interactions with customers. The order covers application integration, software development, operations, maintenance and project management support services for the Veterans Relationship Management  system, Booz Allen said Wednesday. The company indicated it will support VA’s existing …

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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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