tiag Awarded Defense Healthcare Management System Modernization Program Subcontract
tiag teams with Leidos to Help Modernize Military Healthcare Systems
RESTON, Va., Aug. 27, 2015 – As a team member for the Leidos Partnership for Defense Health,
tiag® is pleased to be part of the team that has been awarded a contract by the Department of Defense (DoD) to provide an electronic health record (EHR) off-the-shelf solution, integration activities and deployment across the Military Health System. The contract — known as the Defense Healthcare Management System Modernization (DHMSM) — is an initiative designed to modernize the military’s health care system in a meaningful way, enabling patients and clinicians to capture and share health data that can improve the continuity and quality of care for those who serve and have served our country and their families.
Modernizing the medical records of the millions of service members and their families is vitally important to DoD and our nation. DHMSM will continue the DoD’s leadership in utilizing the best health care technology, and can help improve medical outcomes and support the medical readiness of the U.S. military.
“tiag is proud to be part of the Leidos Partnership for Defense Health, the team that has been selected as the best value solution for the DHMSM contract,” says Dalita Harmon, tiag’s president and chief executive officer. “Together, our qualified and experienced team is prepared to lean forward with the Department of Defense to deliver a world class electronic health records solution for our nation’s armed forces, their families and beneficiaries. We look forward to the work ahead and are committed to improving health care and providing important decision support capabilities to facilitate improved clinical outcomes for our deserving men and women in uniform.”
In its role with the Leidos Partnership, tiag brings over 15 years of remarkable successes in DoD health care innovations. Established in 1999 to provide health care informatics expertise for the DoD, tiag helped lay the groundwork for enhanced collaboration and accelerated innovation throughout the DoD health care enterprise. The firm has demonstrated expertise in creating and implementing network infrastructure and architecture to support EHR transitions for military medicine — facilitating clinical workflow analysis, enhancing information assurance, and ensuring security for health care organizations and patients. As a team member in the DHMSM program, tiag will apply its forte in engineering analysis, business process reengineering, cyber security safeguards, software implementation, along with operations and monitoring activities to ensure performance requirements and success.
This $4.3 billion indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a two-year initial ordering period, with two three-year option periods and a two-year award term, which is earned through successful performance during the previous contract periods.
Established in 1999 in Reston, Va., tiag (The Informatics Applications Group., Inc.) is an innovative management consulting and technology services firm esteemed for progressive technology solutions that transform business and advance critical missions. tiag takes pride in its people, achievements, processes and successes in leading program initiatives to support the security and health of those who serve military and civilian sectors of U.S. government. tiag’s complementary services portfolio delivers focused expertise and support ranging from complex, enterprise-wide solutions to stand-alone custom projects. Please visit tiag.net to learn more.
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