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Mitre-Operated FFRDC Partners With Health IT Org for Underserved Communities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 3, 2015 — The Mitre-operated CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare, a federally funded research and development center, has partnered with the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Mitre said Tuesday the alliance works to put underserved communities at the forefront of healthcare strategies with …

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CMS Selects Opera Solutions’ Software to Analyze HIX Operations

Opera Solutions has been awarded a three-year, $28 million contract to provide operational analytics software to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for the analysis of enrollment and payment processes on federally-run health insurance exchanges. The company said Nov. 17 it will also help the agency evaluate HIX issuer claims, revenues …

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Apprio Appoints Sallie Sweeney as CISO; Darryl Britt Comments

Sallie Sweeney, an information security professional and former security director of General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business, has joined Apprio as chief information security officer. Apprio said Thursday Sweeney will be in charge of the company’s corporate information security and government contract security services programs. “Sallie has established a great reputation of …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015

Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Second quarter earnings season has concluded for many GovCon firms and all five of the industry’s most notable U.S.-based identities reported results that surpassed Wall Street analyst forecasts. …

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DCCA Wins $24M CMS Contract for Health IT Incentive Program’s Data Repository; David Bower Comments

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has awarded a potential $24 million contract to Data Computer Corp. of America to provide technology support services for the agency’s National Level Repository. DCCA said Thursday NLR is a data system designed to track “meaningful use” of electronic health records by health …

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General Dynamics to Continue CMS Retiree Drug Subsidy Program Website Support

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will continue to provide support for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services‘ Retiree Drug Subsidy under a new $43.5 million contract. The company said Wednesday it will provide operations management, payment and appeals processing, compliance oversight, technical support and other services for the program’s separate websites for the …

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Harris Awarded $450M DISA Multimedia CMS Support Contract; Wayne Lucernoni Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has secured a potential $450 million contract to provide systems engineering services for the Defense Information Systems Agency’s crisis management system. Under the recompete contract originally awarded in 2004, Harris will continue to perform program management work on the CMS through 2016, with options to extend up …

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Three Wire Systems Lands CMS Software Contract Extension

Three Wire Systems has been awarded a $41 million contract to deliver additional CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) disruptive technology platforms to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The five-year agreement also calls for Three Wire to provide maintenance and training services for the agency’s suite of CA-made software …

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David Moskovitz: Accenture to Continue HealthCare.gov Support Under New CMS Contract

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will continue providing IT support for the Federally Facilitated Marketplace and the HealthCare.gov website under a new five-year contract from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services worth $563 million. The company said Monday it will extend support for the website’s enrollment, eligibility check, form generation, transition, plan update, inquiry resolution and other …

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Erik Buice: Northrop Grumman Continues Support for CMS’ Medicare Beneficiary DB Systems

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue its support for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services‘ Medicare Beneficiary Database Suite of Systems through November 2018 under a new $53.7 million contract. The company said Monday this contract extends its 16-year support for MBDSS and expands work to upgrade and integrate the system with …

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