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VA awards $149M Enterprise Testing Service Support Services contract to Planned...

Building on prior experience gained providing comprehensive support to the Veterans Affairs ETS, including Independent Test and Evaluation, Software Code Quality Checking, and Testing Systems Engineering & Implementation, this Federal Health mainstay and longtime partner to the VA, with more than 30 years of experience delivering enterprise Health IT services and solutions, recently beat out 9 other bidders to be awarded a new 5-year contractThe post VA awards $149M Enterprise Testing Service Support Services contract to Planned Systems International (PSI) appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Update: Latest CMS Opportunity Forecast out

G2X's Director of Research Andrea Leichtman reviewed the CMS Opportunity forecast update for this month, released just yesterday, and the document provided highlights a slew of new additions and subtractions from the forecastThe post Update: Latest CMS Opportunity Forecast out appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

8(a) Small Business DHA Partner adds COO

Looking to build on the momentum from Prime wins gained last Fall to support the Defense Health Agency Informatica Common Services (ICS) and providing Air Force Medical logistics server administration, this 8(a) certified small business next generation Information Technology provider just added an established Federal Health IT exec and former Navy Hospital CIO as their new Chief Operating OfficerThe post 8(a) Small Business DHA Partner and CMS SPARC Prime adds COO appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Reallocation of VA staff to respond to the coronavirus pandemic, forces...

While the news was expected in light of the VA's focus on the current Healthcare crisis, the many contractors that support VA and Cerner are certain to be asking a lot of questions as there is clearly a downstream impact for those who had been actively driving this high-profile multi-billion dollar initiativeThe post Reallocation of VA staff to respond to the coronavirus pandemic, forces VA to officially pause EHR project appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Update: Awards now final for $1B VHA Integrated Healthcare Transformation (IHT)...

G2X has learned that all awards have now been finalized in relation to this VHA acquisition, which is intended to provide a vehicle for a wide range of general management and business services and solutions in the broad health care environmentThe post Update: Awards now final for $1B VHA Integrated Healthcare Transformation (IHT) IDIQ appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Geeking out with DHA Contract Vehicle Data

The G2X team has been playing around with some great data and we thought we would share this view that shows historical contract vehicle trends for consulting support services at the Defense Health Agency.The post Geeking out with DHA Contract Vehicle Data appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Update: Another awardee for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advancing...

Awardees are being named to this 5-year Blanket Purchase Agreement to support the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The current COVID-19 scare is certain to make CDC preparedness a strategic focus for the remainder of 2020 and for years to come, while those with Prime contract vehicles will be in position to step in and provide supportThe post Update: Another awardee for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advancing the Future of Work at CDC BPA appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

CMS IT, Quality and Data Sharing leaders on the move

Included below are a few of the recent Information Technology, Quality Innovation and Data Sharing leaders who have taken on new roles of lateThe post CMS IT, Quality and Data Sharing leaders on the move appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

8(a) Agile IT consultancy awarded CMS Comprehensive Acquisition Lifecycle Modernization (CALM)...

Building a recent award they added to support Medicare Payment Systems Modernization Integration Testing, this 8(a) small business and Agile IT consultancy recently added a new 5-year task to provide help desk and customer support services to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Comprehensive Acquisition Lifecycle Modernization (CALM) usersThe post 8(a) Agile IT consultancy awarded CMS Comprehensive Acquisition Lifecycle Modernization (CALM) Help Desk Support task appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Senior Federal Health Executive Jim Traficant joins Strategic Communications firm Pinkston

Armed with more than 25 years of executive and operational leadership experience, to include having served as President for a consultancy, growing the company 4x in three years making it the #1 T4 prime serving Department of Veterans Affairs, and prior to that leading the creation of a Healthcare business, driving it from an idea to $200M in five years, this senior executive and Healthcare transformation champion takes on a new challengeThe post Senior Federal Health Executive Jim Traficant joins Strategic Communications firm Pinkston appeared first on G2Xchange Health.