The Defense Health Agency has awarded CareFusion (NYSE: CFN) a five-year, $100 million blanket purchase agreement contract to build a technology platform for military health facilities to automate distribution ofÂ distribution of medicines to beneficiaries.
CareFusion will develop theÂ Pharmacy Impatient Automation Solution-Automated Dispensing CabinetÂ for MTF inpatient pharmacies as well as hospital/clinic service areas under the contract, the Defense Department said Friday.
DHA also seeks to standardize and rationalize medicine distribution efforts acrossÂ the Military Health System withÂ theÂ PIAS-ADC system, according to DoD.
The company canÂ receive orders from requesting activities under the BPA will perform workÂ MTFs located within and outside the continental U.S. throughÂ Sept. 29, 2021.
DHA awarded the contract through the General Services Administration‘s information technology schedule.
San Diego, California-based CareFusion provides enterprise IT, surveillance, medication management and analytics tools and services to health industry clients.