Vangent has been awarded a $9 million contract with the Defense Department's Military Health System to provide 24/7 production application support for the Defense Health Services Systems Program Executive Office.
The contract has a term limit of five months with two one-year options and a three month option. The terms of the contract require Vangent to deliver operations, security and maintenance services for the portfolio of DHSS production applications.
“This new contract expands Vangent's services across DHSS,“ said Mac Curtis, president and chief executive officer at Vangent. Curtis added the firm looks forward to helping DHSS develop, deploy and maintain useful and responsive applications to the Armed Services healthcare community.“
DHSS develops and maintains products and initiatives for the MHS in three major areas: clinical support, medical logistics, and resources. Its information technology systems are deployed worldwide from data centers in military treatment facilities, to the front lines of military and humanitarian operations.