NIH taps TurningPoint to oversee $20B program

August 29, 2012 in Medical Technology

WASHINGTON – The National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC) has selected Rockville, Md.-based TurningPoint Global Solutions as a prime contractor on the Chief Information Officer-Solutions and Partners (CIO-SP3) Small Business Contract.

CIO-SP3 is a 10-year, $20 billion program prequalifying and selecting firms that meet stringent criteria including competitive pricing, technical proficiency and past performance. CIO-SP3 offers 10 task areas that meet the scientific, health, administrative, operational, managerial and information management requirements of the federal government, and TurningPoint, a software engineering and healthcare IT services firm, will oversee all 10:

  1. IT
  2. Chief Information officer (CIO) Support
  3. Imaging
  4. Outsourcing
  5. IT Operations and Maintenance
  6. Integration Services
  7. Critical Infrastructure Protection and Information Assurance
  8. Digital Government
  9. Enterprise Resource Management
  10. Software Development

“CIO-SP3 will make it easy and fast for federal civilian and defense clientele to procure our cutting-edge information technology services or IT services-based solutions that support the Federal Enterprise Architecture (FEA) and the Federal Health Architecture (FHA),” said Bangalore Shivacharan, CEO and co-founder at TurningPoint.

[See also: NIH to deploy RIS from Carestream]

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