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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Robert O’Brien Appointed National Security Adviser, POC Announces Unmanned Systems in the Future Flight Forum, Major Contract Awards for AECOM, Altamira, Booz Allen, Leidos, General Dynamics, NCI, Novetta, SAIC & Weekly Top 10 Stories

President Trump announced on Wednesday that he’s selected Robert O’Brien to be the new National Security Adviser for the White House. O’Brien succeeds John Bolton, who left Trump’s administration last week. In his role, O’Brien will tackle everything from immigration policy to heightened tensions with Iran. He will be responsible …

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FedPoint Lands CMS Contact Center Support Order

FedPoint, a joint venture between TurningPoint and DSFederal, has won a task order to provide help desk support to contact centers administered by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Rockville, Md.-based  FedPoint said Monday it will help the CMS address technical support requests from call center customers regarding the Medicare program and health insurance marketplace.

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Former Engility Exec Lisa Gardner Assumes CMS Leadership Account Role at Leidos

Lisa Gardner, a former vice president of Engility, has been appointed senior director and account lead for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services portfolio at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), FedHealthIT reported Thursday. She will oversee Leidos' capture and business development efforts within its CMS market area.

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Kamal Narang: General Dynamics to Continue CMS Support Under Potential $276M Contract

A business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has secured a potential five-year, $276.5M contract to extend its support work on a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services system used to manage benefits and payments for a federal health insurance program. General Dynamics Information Technology will support Medicare customer service, electronic data exchange, debt transaction processing and digital imaging functions of the Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center, the company said Friday.

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NewWave Eyes Value-Based Care Tech Expansion via iQuartic Purchase; Patrick Munis, Ze Jiang Quoted

Elkridge, Md.-based NewWave Telecom & Technologies has acquired artificial intelligence company iQuartic for an undisclosed sum in a move to expand its offerings with the addition of value-based care platforms with AI capabilities for health care organizations.

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Novitas Wins Potential $843M CMS Medicare Administration Support Contract

Novitas Solutions has won a potential seven-year, $842.7M contract to help the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services manage health insurance benefit programs. The company will support audit, claims processing and payment transactions for Medicare Part A and B beneficiaries in Colorado, Arkansas, New Mexico, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas, …

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Livanta, Ohio Kepro Win $354M in CMS Case Review Task Orders

Livanta, Ohio Kepro have won separate task orders worth up to $354.5M combined under a potential $1.5B statutory review support contract from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. CMS said Tuesday in a FedBizOpps notice Ohio Kepro will evaluate cases in CMS’ 1, 4, 6, 8 and 10 regions …

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NewWave Gets $196M CMS System Dev’t, Modernization Support Contract

NewWave Telecom & Technologies has secured a multiyear, $196M contract to develop and update healthcare information technology systems for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The company said Friday it will help CMS’ Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation create applications as well as test new care delivery and …

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CMS Selects Four Firms for Potential $1.5B Healthcare Service Review IDIQ

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has awarded four companies spots on a potential $1.5B contract to support CMS’ statutory review functions. Each contractor will receive a minimum guarantee of $1K under the multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, CMS said Thursday in a FedBizOpps award notice. The awardees are: Avar Consulting …

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