Home / Contract Awards / Stephen Warren: VA Seeks Vendor for New Medical Appointment Scheduling System

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

healthcare-systemThe 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 vendors who will work closely with us and can meet our timeline. We are dedicated to finding the right partner to help us create and implement our modern scheduling system, ” said Stephen Warren, VA chief information officer.

VA plans to close the submission of proposals on Jan. 9, 2015, and an award is scheduled by next spring.

The department designed the RFP in collaboration with the Veteran Service Organizations and the Northern Virginia Technology Council.

Check Also

Tricia Fitzmaurice Takes Nat’l Security Program Director Role at Red Hat

Red Hat has promoted Tricia Fitzmaurice, who has more than two decades of government and commercial technology sales experience, as director of national security programs for the federal law enforcement and justice sector, Homeland Security Today reported Tuesday.

Johns Hopkins APL Books Potential $2B Follow-On IDIQ for NASA Aerospace R&D, Engineering Services

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has received a potential 10-year, $2B contract to help NASA  develop technology concepts and analyze data for robotic space missions. The Aerospace, Research, Development and Engineering Support Services II contract has a minimum ordering value of $50M and a maximum ordering value $1B over the five-year base period. ARDES II would reach its potential value if the five-year option period is exercised.