​Sources Sought: HHS Indian Health Service IHS.gov Web Support

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HHS Indian Health Service IHS.gov Web Support – November 17, 2016, FBO

The Indian Health Service (IHS) is the principal Federal health care provider and health advocate for American Indian/Alaska Native people and provides a comprehensive health services delivery system for American Indians and Alaska Natives. The range of services includes traditional inpatient care, ambulatory care, preventive care, and population health delivered through a network of hospitals and clinics, and distributed through 35 states. The IHS has an ever-expanding web presence that spans across the official IHS.gov domain. IHS.gov domain includes several primary internal and external sites with several hundred topic level pages and collaborative environments as well as dozens of web applications and their respective databases. The public IHS website, www.ihs.gov, is the primary communication tool for the Indian Health Service to the public of the United States. Information disseminated through this website includes agency information, health information for clinical providers and public consumption, research, best practices, training, blogs, cross agency links, and news. Information accuracy, accessibility and usability are important to successfully fulfilling the mission of the Indian Health Service. The IHS Office of Information Technology (OIT) is supports and maintains the availability, integrity, and confidentiality of the IT systems that support the IHS mission.

This document defines the Scope of Work covering development, maintenance, documentation, technical support, deployment, and projects managed by the IHS Office of Information Technology (OIT) Division of Information Technology (DITO) Web Services team…

Response Date: Dec 08, 2016 1:00 pm Eastern

G2X TAKE: This 5-year task is to support website and web application development, web content management, database management, quality assurance, and support for the overall functionality of the Indian Health Service IHS.gov domain. With approximately 175 unique topic static websites and 80 web applications and a SharePoint environment with approximately 300 hundred sites; the opportunity to provide support to this top level agency domain at HHS will be of interest to many firms with these capabilities. 

Looking to partner? It is unclear what vehicle this will be released on, but five firms who will be attractive partners based on their experience supporting and developing enterprise level web and WCM initiatives at HHS include CTAC, Sapient, ICF, NETE and Aquilent. Should you be on this list? Comment below or email us at admin@g2xchange.com


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