G2X TAKE: Beating out three other bidders, Accenture, a global consultancy recently identified as part of a team of industry leaders and innovators working to modernize the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) electronic health care record (EHR), has been awarded a 2-year task to provide a fully functional and operational solution that fully implements the Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017 to include all software and/or software development, integration, testing, maintenance and training. This task was competed using the VA T4NG IDIQ.
- A copy of an early sources sought detailing the statement of objectives for this effort can be found here.
- In addition to serving as a core partner to Cerner on the multi-billion dollar EHR Modernization effort, Accenture was recently awarded a task to support the VA Loan Guaranty Service Redesign effort and a $62M award for Veterans Benefits Administration Salesforce-based application support.
- Led by Accenture Federal Services managing director for Federal Health and FedHealthIT100 honoree, Jim Traficant, Accenture was recently identified as one of the top Federal Health consulting firms creating a BUZZ.
- Accenture recently added Brent Lamar Swartz to support VA and former DHA Telehealth/Technology Program Manager Jennifer Stone to support their VA Health Strategy.