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Leidos to Help Sustain Pentagon’s Legacy EHR Systems

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a five-month, $21.4 million contract to help the Defense Health Agency maintain legacy platforms for managing electronic health records of U.S. military personnel. The Defense Department said Thursday that Leidos will perform sustainment and maintenance work on EHR systems installed at all medical facilities that …

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Andy Maner: IBM-Epic Team Forms Advisory Group for Potential DoD EHR Project

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Epic have formed a Military Health System advisory group to provide industry best practices in support of the team’s contract bid for the modernization of the Defense Department‘s healthcare management system. A press release posted Thursday on FierceHealthIT stated that the group will help guide the IBM-Epic team in the …

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Chris Miller Expects DoD EHR Contract to Draw Multiple Bidding Teams

Chris Miller, executive officer for the Defense Healthcare Management Systems Modernization program, expects at least four teams of contractors to bid on the 10-year DHMSM contract, FCW reported Wednesday. Adam Mazmanian reports the project’s goal is to build a new infrastructure for managing the electronic health records of 10 million soldiers, …

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Dr. Robert Wah: CSC, HP, Allscripts Team to Pursue Military Health IT Contract

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) and Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) have partnered to compete for the Defense Department‘s multi-billion dollar Healthcare Management System Modernization contract. The companies aim to provide an enterprise platform that will work to integrate DoD’s disparate military e-health records systems and to help connect …

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Deltek’s Ashley Bergander Previews Multi-Billion Dollar 4Q Contracts

Contract vehicles worth $13 billion combined for information technology services at the departments of Defense, Commerce and State are upcoming in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Ashley Bergander, a research manager at Deltek, writes that DoD plans to hold an industry day early next …

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Andy Maner: IBM, Epic Extend Partnership to Chase DoD EHR Contract

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and medical information technology firm Epic have teamed up to pursue a Defense Department contract to modernize IT systems that are built to manage electronic health records of service members and their families. The team plans to offer DoD a joint technology platform that will aim to …

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