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Oddball picks up $15M CMS Medicare Authenticated Experience (MAX) contract win

Building on their past experience providing support to CMS on Healthcare.gov, this very fast growing SDVOSB boutique design and development agency, focused on transforming Government digital services, just beat out 2 others to be awarded this 3-year MAX contract in support of the eMedicare initiative within the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Office of Communications.The post Oddball picks up $15M CMS Medicare Authenticated Experience (MAX) contract win appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

While Federal Health agencies lean on McKinsey, GSA terminates their schedule...

Almost a year after an inspector general report found their prices were higher than originally proposed, attempts to negotiate a resolution appear to have failed as GSA has terminated McKinsey’s multiple award schedule contract. If recent history is any indicator, Federal Health agencies are likely to still rely heavily on this consulting firm, though competitors will be weighing the impact of this action.The post While Federal Health agencies lean on McKinsey, GSA terminates their schedule contract appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Defense Health Agency recruits new Chief for Connected Health

This Defense Health Agency branch, leading the DoD in applying existing and emerging technologies for delivering health care options to the military community, recently announced that they have added a new Chief. The post Defense Health Agency recruits new Chief for Connected Health appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Protest of $46M CMS Part D QIC Reconsideration Program task award...

Here we follow the protest related to this recently awarded 5-year Part D QIC Reconsideration Program task with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The post Protest of $46M CMS Part D QIC Reconsideration Program task award dismissed appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

CMS MIDS and RMADA Prime adds Data Modeling and Analysis contract...

After closing 2019 with a string of wins at CMS, this CMS MIDS and RMADA Prime, who specializes in providing impartial data-driven analysis to Government agencies to help inform health care and social policy, kicks off 2020 by beating out two other bidders to be awarded a new 5-year contract to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.The post CMS MIDS and RMADA Prime adds Data Modeling and Analysis contract win appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

VA adds DoD leader as new PREVENTS Task Force Deputy Executive...

Armed with recent experience at DoD as a Principal Advisor to the Director for the Defense Suicide Prevention Office (DSPO) on non-behavioral health strategic planning and policy on suicide prevention, this strategic leader recently moved over to help drive this Presidential Executive Order and cabinet-level, interagency effort charged with developing the first federally coordinated national public health strategy and roadmap to address Veteran suicide.The post VA adds DoD leader as new PREVENTS Task Force Deputy Executive Director appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

CollabraLink adds CMS Acquisition Lifecycle Modernization (CALM) support task win

Building on their prior experience gained in support of the CMS Office of Acquisition and Grants Management, this small business digital services consulting provider and CMS SPARC Prime, recently noted as one of DC Metro’s most successful and fastest growing private companies, has been awarded a new task to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.The post CollabraLink adds CMS Acquisition Lifecycle Modernization (CALM) support task win appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Industry Moves: CMS, HHS and NIH IT Leaders take on new...

From Health and Human Services PSC to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services OIT and the National Institutes of Health OD, included here are four industry leaders on the move this early part of 2020.The post Industry Moves: CMS, HHS and NIH IT Leaders take on new challenges in 2020 appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Update: Protest of CMS Cloud Product and Tools (CPT) services requirement...

Here we follow the protest related to the competition for this requirement to acquire Cloud Product and Tools (CPT) services supporting the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.The post Update: Protest of CMS Cloud Product and Tools (CPT) services requirement dismissed appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

VA’s Head of Modernization, Surafeal Asgedom, joins Grace and Associates

This is a significant and strategic hire that will only bolster the position this group already maintains as a well-known and established resource industry partners lean on when working with the Department of Veterans Affairs, Military Health, the Defense Health Agency, and Federal Healthcare Systems. The post VA’s Head of Modernization, Surafeal Asgedom, joins Grace and Associates appeared first on G2Xchange Health.