G2X TAKE: Integrity Management Services, Inc. (IntegrityM) a woman-owned small business consultancy that focuses on supporting program integrity efforts of Federal and state Government programs, recently picked up their first Prime award at CMS, a 5-year task to support the Office of Financial Management Division of Financial Audit and Resolution having responsibility for the financial oversight of cost-based Managed Care Organizations (MCOs). This task was competed as a small business set-aside using the GSA Professional Services Schedule (PSS), drawing one other bid.
Under this five-year contract, IntegrityM, and teaming partner C2C Innovative Solutions, Inc. (C2C), will support CMS in determining whether Medicare service costs and statistics claimed on the MCO’s cost report are accurate and allowable. Through this contract, IntegrityM will perform statistical data analysis, develop a defensible statistically valid sampling and extrapolation procedure, and conduct medical coding and coverage review.
Said Nisha Shajahan, President/CEO of IntegrityM, “We are so grateful and excited that the right opportunity came along and we have been awarded this contract to support CMS in oversight of their Managed Care Organizations.”
- Led by CEO, Nisha Shajahan, Partner & Chief Strategy Officer, Chris Coleman, Cheryl Gordon, and SVP for Business Development, Kimberly Hornik, IntegrityM provides expertise to Government programs and private sector organizations, achieved through consulting services including statistical and data analysis, compliance, audit, investigation, medical review, outreach and education, software and staffing solutions.
- Not their first Federal Prime work, IntegrityM was awarded a 5-year Prime contract at HHS HRSA in 2017 to support program integrity efforts related to the Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education (CHGME) Program and teaching health centers (THCs) participating in Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Program.