CMS awards FEi the HCQIS Independent Verification and Validation Support Task OrderNitesh Chawathe
FEi Systems has been awarded a CIOSP3 Task Order to provide strategy, governance and perform IV&V testing at CMS. The task orderwill be delivered in support of the CMS Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ). CCSQ serves as a focal point for quality initiatives and is leading the effort to build a cohesive, agency-wide approach to measuring and promoting health care quality and cost effectiveness. Testing strategy and governance activities within HIVVS will focus on enhancing the current full-lifecycle testing activities at CCSQ, with a goal of improving overall application quality. FEi’s IV&V testing activities will provide non-biased, quantitative and qualitative assessments that will allow CMS to determine if newly developed systems are ready for release into production.
Awarded June 20, 2014, the HIVVS contract includes a base year plus four option years. Titania Solutions Group is participating in FEi’s HIVVS delivery as a subcontractor.
Total contract value, assuming all available options are exercised: $36.6 M