Perspecta Wins $89.5 Million Task Order from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for Maintenance of the Medicare Part B Claims Processing System
Chantilly, Va.— November 20, 2018—Perspecta Inc. (NYSE: ), a leading U.S. government services provider, announced today that it has been awarded a five-year task order on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC) contract vehicle to provide application services for Medicare Part B claims processing. The contract has a one year base plus four one-year renewal options and a maximum ceiling value of $89.5 million if all options are exercised.
The Medicare Part B claims processing system is utilized by Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) to process more than 900 million Medicare Part B claims annually. Under this task order, Perspecta will continue to provide application maintenance services; including full development life cycle support for CMS system maintenance and enhancements as well as production and user support for the processing of the expanding volume of Medicare Part B claims.
“This win is proof of our team’s dedication to the CMS mission and solid record of performance since being awarded the initial Part B Shared System Maintainer contract in 1997,” said Mac Curtis, president and chief executive officer. “We are excited to continue our partnership with CMS in support of their Medicare modernization efforts.”
Perspecta also provides an array of technology services for CMS that include hosting and support for four Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) claims processing systems, operations and maintenance of the Medicare FFS Part A claims processing system and the CMS Integrated Data Repository (IDR) that is the centerpiece of CMS’ Enterprise Data Warehouse Strategy.
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