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HP Registers Valuable CMS Data Deal Win; Dennis Stolkey Comments

HP Enterprise Services won a task order worth a potential $26 million from the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to maintain its Integrated Data Repository (IDR) and support data quality services to better track Medicare payment data. According to the firm, “the task order is in support …

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Harris Healthcare Program CONNECT Honored; Jim Traficant Comments

Harris Corporation’s (NYSE: HRS) CONNECT program has won the 2010 “Innovation Award” in the Healthcare IT category from The Wall Street Journal. CONNECT is an open source implementation of the Nationwide Health Information Network Specifications allowing federal agencies and healthcare providers to safely share patient information while improving care and cutting …

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HP Names John Chandler CMO, U.S. Federal Healthcare; Don Picard Comments

HP Enterprise Services named Dr. John M. Chandler, U.S. Federal Healthcare chief medical officer (CMO). Chandler will work “to provide clinical insight, thought leadership and strategic direction in support of HP’s health information technology business.” He will report to Don Picard, vice president, Federal Healthcare Market Segment – U.S. Public …

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Lockheed Martin Snags Deal to Advance, Secure EHRs

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will work with the Nationwide Health Information Network to support and secure electronic health records and the exchanges the information run on. The deals are valued at $9 million over two years. According to the firm, “Lockheed Martin will create new reference implementation software to support …

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HP Signs $135 Million Deal, Extends Long-Time Relationship with Alabama Medicaid

HP signed an eight-year technology services contract with the Alabama Medicaid Agency worth $135 million, helping the state meet HIPAA requirements, improve healthcare delivery and increase program effectiveness. According to the firm, “the new contract extends HP’s 30-year relationship with Alabama’s Medicaid agency, which oversees the Medicaid program for more …

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Vangent Wins Health Deal to Boost Outbreak Detection, Mac Curtis Comments

Vangent was awarded a $2.4 million to lead development of Block 3 of the Electronic System for the Early Notification of Community-based Epidemics (ESSENCE) for the Defense Health Services Systems Program Office.  ESSENCE is part of the Military Health System. “The Military Health System is continually monitoring, capturing, and analyzing …

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