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Longtime HHS and CMS Quality Innovation Executive exits

The news became official yesterday as this well-known and highly respected Federal Healthcare and CCSQ leader announced his retirement. There will be big shoes to fill here as it is not easy to replace perspective gained over three decades, to include having served as one of the key leaders of a major initiative that has achieved unprecedented improvements in patient safety in U.S. hospitals, resulting in more than 87,000 lives saved and over $19 billion in cost savingsThe post Longtime HHS and CMS Quality Innovation Executive exits appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Fresh protest filed for $43M DHA Enterprise Systems Branch (ESB) Infrastructure...

Here we follow the protests related to this 5 ½-year task to support the DHA Enterprise Systems Branch (ESB), providing expert technical operations and sustainment support for information systems and services for Army, Navy, and Air Force customersThe post Fresh protest filed for $43M DHA Enterprise Systems Branch (ESB) Infrastructure and Operations Support Services contract appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

NetImpact Strategies Hires Victor Wither as Vice President of Proposals

Looking to leverage this leader’s experience and demonstrated success in corporate communications and proposal development and operations, to include supporting proposal responses for the health IT sector, including VA, DHA, CMS, FDA and NIH, this fast growing 8(a) EDWOSB, that specializes in Strategy and Business Transformation, IT Modernization, Data-Driven Intelligence, Cloud Services and Cybersecurity, adds to the teamThe post NetImpact Strategies Hires Victor Wither as Vice President of Proposals appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

PSI awarded $23M DHA Enterprise Blood Management System (EBMS) Transition Sustainment...

Building on their prior experience gained with this important system to support the full spectrum of donor screening, registration, and blood manufacturing functions, as well as the sharing of information between and across all centers and with other MHS IT systems, this enterprise IT solutions provider and longtime partner to DHA, that specializes in Health IT & Data Integration & Analyses, recently added this new 5-year contractThe post PSI awarded $23M DHA Enterprise Blood Management System (EBMS) Transition Sustainment contract appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

NITAAC releases Draft RFP for the $40B CIO-SP4 GWAC

Right on time. As promised NITAAC released the draft solicitation in March for the important GWAC. Expect to hear a lot about this in the days and weeks ahead as thousands of IT & Consulting firms spend some up-front time reviewing the evaluation criteria and looking closely at their bid and teaming strategiesThe post NITAAC releases Draft RFP for the $40B CIO-SP4 GWAC appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

VA to add recent DHA Clinical Analytics and Enterprise Data Management...

With VA undergoing several massive enterprise transformation efforts, while dealing with this rapidly emerging health crisis, the news that this experienced data lead will take on a new role supporting continued improvements in DoD-VA health information sharing and in VHA data management and data governance is welcome news as he is in position to hit the ground runningThe post VA to add recent DHA Clinical Analytics and Enterprise Data Management Leader appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

NIH Center for Information Technology awards HelpDesk Support task to GDIT

Building on the insights gained through the acquisition of a longtime NIH partner, this established Federal Health player picks up a new 18-month task to support this Center that collaborates with the NIH intramural community in the areas of computational bioscience, engineering, informatics, and statistics to help make biomedical discoveries that protect and improve our nation’s healthThe post NIH Center for Information Technology awards HelpDesk Support task to GDIT appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Fast-Rising SDVOSB reported to have acquired the Health IT Division of...

While we have seen no public announcement at this point about an acquisition, the G2X team received several emails from members in the last 24 hours reporting the news that the Health IT division for this established VA partner and T4NG Prime has been acquiredThe post Fast-Rising SDVOSB reported to have acquired the Health IT Division of a VA T4NG Prime appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Innosoft broadens Health IT Portfolio with CMS Medicaid.gov contract win

This growing Health IT contractor, that provides a range of services, including Data Management, DevSecOps, Testing, and Program Management, recently won a new 3-year contract to deliver Website Development services for Medicaid.gov at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)The post Innosoft broadens Health IT Portfolio with CMS Medicaid.gov contract win appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

GDIT recruits new Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the Federal Health...

Armed with perspective gained over the past three decades with industry, the last 10 years of which were spent being responsible for solution architecture for delivering products and solutions offered to the Federal Government, this IT Exec takes over as a Chief Technology Officer with GDIT, responsible for technical strategy and solutions, and ensuring core capabilities align with customer needsThe post GDIT recruits new Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the Federal Health Sector appeared first on G2Xchange Health.