Tag Archives: Health IT

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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Leidos Offerings Under IT Schedule 70 Expand to Health IT, Cybersecurity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 10, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will provide healthcare information technology and cybersecurity services to government agencies through its position on the General Services Administration‘s IT Schedule 70 contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the expanded scope of its offerings via IT Schedule 70 …

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Salient CRGT Closes Acquisition of Triple-i in Federal Health IT Market Push; Tom Ferrando Comments

Salient CRGT has finalized its acquisition of health information technology company Information Innovators Inc. in a move that aims to build on the former’s health IT portfolio for the federal government. The purchase is also part of Salient CRGT’s efforts to drive revenue to more than $500 million and expand its workforce across 150-plus locations …

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VMware to Support Intel Program for Health IT Security Readiness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 22, 2017 — VMware (NYSE: VMW) and Intel‘s (Nasdaq: INTC) health and life sciences division have partnered to provide information and assessment services in an effort to help healthcare information technology organizations mitigate security risks, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The team will work to identify potential risks and …

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McKesson, Change Healthcare to Run Combined Health IT Firm Under ‘Change Healthcare’ Brand

McKesson (NYSE: MCK) and Change Healthcare Holdings will name their new healthcare information technology firm Change Healthcare in an effort to reflect the merger of McKesson’s technology solutions business with the Nashville, Tennessee-based software and analytics provider. Change Healthcare will adopt a new logo and visual identity and will offer …

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December 19 Market Close: GovCon Index Higher on Lockheed & Prime Gains, US Stocks Up With Caution on Global Turmoil

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index traded higher on contributions from large defense prime contractors as U.S stocks pared back some gains from earlier in the session after the terror attack in a Berlin Christmas market and the assassination of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered decliners by a 3-to-1 ratio and …

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