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Perspecta to Continue VA EHR System Support Under $155M Follow-On Contract; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has secured a potential five-year, $155M contract to continue helping the Department of Veterans Affairs maintain VA’s electronic health records system. The company said Wednesday it will provide managerial, administrative and technical support for the Veterans Health Information Systems and Technology Architecture and VistA Imaging platforms. Under …

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ManTech Signs $115M Cash Deal for Kforce Government Solutions; Kevin Phillips Quoted

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has agreed to buy Kforce Government Solutions for $115M in cash in a move to broaden its federal civilian and health footprint, particularly within the Department of Veterans Affairs. ManTech said Friday it expects the transaction to conclude this month, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary …

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VA Awards Foundation Medicine Potential $112M Genomic Sequencing Contract

Foundation Medicine has won a potential five-year, $111.5M contract to provide genomic sequencing testing and support services to Department of Veterans Affairs clinicians and hospitals across the U.S. VA announced the awardee for the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract in a FedBizOpps notice posted Thursday. The company will provide labor, supplies, equipment, maintenance, information …

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Leidos Subsidiary to Help VA Deliver Medical Exam Services via IDIQ Contracts Worth $7B Total

A Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) subsidiary has secured positions on four multiple-award contracts worth up to $7B combined to help the Department of Veterans Affairs create medical disability examinations. QTC Medical Services said Wednesday it will continue to perform work for the Veterans Benefits Administration under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts, which have one base year …

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Booz Allen to Receive VA Contract for Cloud Platform to Manage Mobile Apps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 23, 2018 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) will work with the Department of Veterans Affairs to build a cloud-based mobile application management platform as replacement for existing infrastructure under a potential $9.8M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. VA’s Technology Acquisition Center said in a FedBizOpps notice posted …

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Optum Public Sector Unit to Manage VA Community Care Network in 3 Regions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 3, 2018 — An Optum business unit will oversee healthcare service provider networks for the Department of Veterans Affairs across three U.S. regions covering 36 states, Washington, D.C., as well as Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands under separate contracts, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The VA said Friday Optum …

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AT&T Picked for Wireless Comms Services, Devices Supply to VA; Rob Dapkiewicz Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 26, 2018 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will provide wireless communications devices and services to personnel of the Department of Veterans Affairs over a potential five-year period as part of a recently awarded contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 30. The company said its contract includes the supply of …

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Potomac Officers Club to Host 2018 Healthcare Summit on Sept. 19

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 5, 2018 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — will be hosting the 2018 Healthcare Summit on Sept. 19 at the Ritz-Carlton in Tysons Corner. Jose Arrieta, of the Department of Health and Human Services, Joseph Ronzio, of the Department of Veterans …

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IBM, VA Continue Work Under Partnership on AI-Based Cancer Treatment Identification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 23, 2018 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the Department of Veterans Affairs have extended their partnership aimed at utilizing artificial intelligence technology to help identify treatment options for retired service members with cancer, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday VA oncologists, under the National Cancer Moonshot …

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Former CSRA EVP George Batsakis Named Accenture Defense & Intell Practice Head; Batsakis Interviewed

George Batsakis, formerly an executive vice president at CSRA, has been appointed head of the defense and intelligence practice at Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business. He will oversee the development and delivery of technology platforms to government clients that include the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, Accenture announced last week. John …

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