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CareFusion to Provide Automated Medication Dispensing Tech Under $100M DHA BPA

The Defense Health Agency has awarded CareFusion (NYSE: CFN) a five-year, $100 million blanket purchase agreement contract to build a technology platform for military health facilities to automate distribution of distribution of medicines to beneficiaries. CareFusion will develop the Pharmacy Impatient Automation Solution-Automated Dispensing Cabinet for MTF inpatient pharmacies as well as hospital/clinic …

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Booz Allen to Help DHA Implement Military Health System Action Plan Under $53M Task Order

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has won a potential $52.5 million task order from the Defense Health Agency to assist the assistant defense secretary for health affairs in efforts to implement action plans resulting from the Defense Department‘s military health service review. DoD said Tuesday the company will provide subject matter expertise to help the Military …

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Eric Huweart Appointed Apprio VP of Military & Veteran Healthcare; Darryl Britt Comments

Eric Huweart, former chief of staff for the Military Health System chief information officer, has been named vice president of military and veteran healthcare at Apprio. The Washington-based government services contractor said Monday Huweart’s new role entails oversight of teams that support Apprio’s military and veteran programs with the Military Health …

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DHA Taps Humana, Health Net for Tricare Managed Care Support Contracts

Humana (NYSE: HUM) and Health Net (NYSE: HNT) have won separate contracts from the Defense Health Agency to deliver managed care support services to the Military Health System under the Tricare program. Each of the cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts awarded to Humana’s government business and Health Net’s federal services business contains a base …

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EHR Total Solutions Wins $70M DHA Contract for Military Clinical Workflow Services

EHR Total Solutions has won a potential five-year, $70 million contract from the Defense Health Agency to provide workflow services at military treatment facilities that use tri-service electronic health record systems. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract has a 12-month base period with four option years and covers support for the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy and …

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Weekly Roundup April 4 – April 8 2016: Leidos Adds Zika Vaccine Program to Burgeoning Health Biz & more

April 4 – April 8 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The global effort to combat the spread of mosquito-borne Zika virus in the Western Hemisphere now will include the company soon to become the largest U.S. government services contractor. …

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DHA Picks McKesson Subsidiary for $139M Patient Engagement, Messaging Subscription Contract

The Defense Health Agency has awarded a McKesson Technologies subsidiary a $139 million contract for continued Military Health System patient engagement and interoperable secure messaging subscriptions. RelayHealth will provide 11, 725 MHS physicians, physical and occupational therapists, dentists and other medical providers with subscriptions and related account management services, SM training resources, report preparation …

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American Systems Completes Defense Health IT Test Infrastructure’s Initial Phase; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 1, 2016 — American Systems has completed the first phase of the Program Executive Office Defense Healthcare Management Systems’ testing infrastructure as part of its Connections II contract with the General Services Administration, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday Allegany Ballistics Laboratory hosts the PEO DHMS testing infrastructure. …

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Air Force Taps 22 Firms for $983M Clinical Staff Support Contract Modification

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a $983.5 million contract modification to 22 companies to continue to provide healthcare personnel for the service branch’s military treatment facilities. The modification is part of the Clinical Acquisition for Support Services program and extends the ordering period to April 1, 2018, the Defense …

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Data Networks Corp. to Help DHA Manage Military Health IT System Requirements

Data Networks Corp. has won a potential five-year, $79.8 million contract to help the Defense Health Agency develop, implement and review functional requirements for the U.S. military’s medical information technology systems. The company will also support DHA’s data management, business process improvement, architectural analysis, modeling and simulation activities related to the …

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