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Premier Secures Position on GSA Contract Vehicle for Health IT; Roshni Ghosh Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 28, 2017 — Premier (Nasdaq: PINC) seeks to provide health information technology products and services to government agencies via its new position on the General Services Administration‘s IT Schedule 70 contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Dec. 19. The company said Dec. 18 its inclusion in the procurement vehicle as a federally …

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Xator Buys Merlin’s Professional Services Unit in Govt, Critical Infrastructure Market Push

Information technology and security services provider Xator has bought the professional services business of Englewood, Colorado-based cybersecurity company Merlin International for an undisclosed sum. Reston, Virginia-based Xator said in a Dec. 1 news release the acquisition would help expand its presence in the government and critical infrastructure markets. Merlin’s professional …

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CNSI to Build Labor Dept’s Medical Bill Processing System Under Potential $166M Contract

Rockville, Maryland-based health information technology company CNSI has secured a potential seven-year, $166 million contract from the Labor Department to build and operate a centralized medical bill processing system for DOL’s office of workers’ compensation programs. Work on the contract will cover the receipt and evaluation of medical bills and …

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General Dynamics IT to Continue Military Health System App Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 7, 2017 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit will continue its support for the Defense Health Agency‘s Military Health System information technology applications under a potential $29.3 million bridge contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday General Dynamics Information Technology will provide professional program management services and …

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CNSI to Maintain CMS Medical Claims Data Processing System; Adnan Ahmed Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 26, 2017 — CNSI will work to engineer and maintain a data processing platform for medical claims under a potential $35 million contract from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 18. The company said Oct. 17 it will provide support for the agency’s next-generation …

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Cerner Forms Advisory Group to Support Work on VA Health Record Modernization Effort

Cerner (Nasdaq: CERN) has established an advisory group that will offer recommendations as the Kansas City, Missouri-based health information technology provider supports the Department of Veterans Affairs in its Electronic Health Record Modernization initiative. Bob Kerrey, former U.S. senator and Nebraska governor, will lead the company’s VA advisory group, Cerner …

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Jones Tallent: Merlin Eyes Opportunities in Commercial, Gov’t Healthcare Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2017 — Jones Tallent, chief financial officer of Merlin International, has said the company is building on its work in the federal marketplace, particularly in the government healthcare sector, where it provides cybersecurity and information technology products and services. He told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published …

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Agile Six to Take Over tiag’s VA IT Support Work Under T4NG Contract Vehicle

Agile Six Applications is acquiring a tiag business unit that currently offers information technology support services to the Department of Veterans Affairs through the Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology Next Generation contract. Tiag President and CEO Dalita Harmon said in a statement released Tuesday that VA will continue to receive health IT support services after the …

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IBM’s Lisa Mascolo: VA-DoD EHR Update Collaboration Key to Health Services Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 3, 2017 — Lisa Mascolo, managing director for the U.S. federal sector at IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) global business services segment, has said the collaboration between the Department of Veterans Affairs and Defense Department in updating the former’s electronic health records system works to transform services to veterans, ExecutiveGov reported Wednesday. …

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HighPoint Global Secures Spot in GSA IT Schedule 70 Vehicle

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 31, 2017 — HighPoint Global will provide professional services to federal agencies as one of the companies included in the General Services Administration‘s IT Schedule 70 vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Tuesday it will be able to offer services through the IT professional services and health IT professional …

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