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Weekly Roundup: Leidos Buys IMX, Executive Moves, POC Hosting 2019 Security Vetting Process Modernization Forum Update on Aug. 14th & Weekly Top 10 Stories

Leidos agreed to purchase IMX Medical Management Services, a consulting firm that offers independent medical evaluation, case management and record review services to state and local government agencies. The terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the company expects to close the transaction in the third quarter, pending customary approvals. In …

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Measles Update From Executive Healthcare Services

An Executive Healthcare Services report says data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed that 22 states have reported more than 700 cases of measles to the agency as of April 19. Dr. Mark Vasiliadis, a board certified in family practice, co-founded EHS in 2004. It offers personalized …

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Chenega Secures $89M CDC Armed Security Services Contract; Timothy Lamb Quoted

A Chenega Corp. subsidiary has received a potential five-year, $89.2M contract to provide armed security services for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A FedBizOpps notice published Wednesday says Chenega Global Protection will provide such services throughout CDC-owned and leased facilities in Atlanta and Fort Collins, Colo. “Chenega is …

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ATCC Lands $319M Follow-On Award for CDC Reagent Inventory, Distribution Support

American Type Culture Collection will continue to help the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention update an inventory of viruses, bacteria and other reagents for future vaccine research-and-development programs under a potential 10-year, $319.3M contract. CDC announced the follow-on award in a FedBizOpps notice posted Thursday. Manassas, Va.-based ATCC will …

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Perspecta Unit Secures Position on CDC Contract for Geospatial Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 20, 2018 — A Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) subsidiary has secured a position under a potential $48M Centers for Disease Control and Prevention contract for geospatial research, analysis and services, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. CDC said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Tuesday that the Enterprise Services team’s share in the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity …

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IBM to Develop Blockchain-Based Public Health Info Tracking System for CDC

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 6, 2018 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) will work with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on a project that aims to utilize blockchain technology to build a secure and transparent public health information system, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Fast Company reported Tuesday that the planned blockchain-based system …

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ICF Lands CDC Task Order to Support Public Health Surveillance System Update

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 21, 2018 — ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) will support the update of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s cloud-based surveillance system on public health under a potential $20M task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the task order from CDC covers information management, data analytics, expansion …

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ICF to Continue Maintenance of CDC’s Cancer Data Registry

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 6, 2017 — ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) will help maintain the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention‘s cancer data registry system under a potential $9 million re-compete task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the task order allows for its continued support for the National Center for …

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ICF Lands CDC Task Order to Administer Latest National Youth Tobacco Survey

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 1, 2017 — ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) will administer a survey on tobacco use among the youth in support of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under a potential $13 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it has provided design, administration and reporting services …

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IBM Watson Health, CDC Study Blockchain Tech for Data Processing

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 26, 2017 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) Watson Health unit is working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on research efforts in the area of blockchain technology for data processing applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Fast Company reported Wednesday that IBM Chief Science Officer Shahram Ebadollahi announced the …

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