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SAIC Awarded Contract by Defense Health Services System



           SAIC Awarded Contract by Defense Health Services System

Company to Provide Ongoing Sustainment, Operation and Maintenance of the
TRICARE Online (TOL) System and Expand Blue Button Capability

PR Newswire

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 24, 2012

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International
Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract
by the Defense Health Services System (DHSS) to provide ongoing sustainment,
operation and maintenance of the TRICARE Online (TOL) system and expand Blue
Button capability in support of the Program Executive Office (PEO) Clinical
Support Division. The single-award cost-plus fixed-fee (CPFF) contract has a
six-month base period of performance, two one-year options, one-three month
transition period, and a total contract value of approximately $11 million, if
all options are exercised.  Work will be performed primarily in San Diego,
Calif. and Falls Church, Va.

TOL is the military health system's internet point of entry that provides all
TRICARE beneficiaries access to available healthcare services through an
enterprise-wide secure portal.  The TOL Blue Button is an open-government
initiative that provides authorized users convenient access to their personal
health information.   

Under the contract, SAIC will expand Blue Button capability including
radiology results, vital signs, immunizations, outpatient discharge summary,
surgical results, insurance and other patient information to provide civilian
partner information as available through the Virtual Lifetime Electronic
Record (VLER) exchange service; allow reconciliation of active medications for
download and/or print; include Personal Health Journaling (PHJ) in
collaboration with the Veterans Health Administration; and expand TOL to
include mobile device access and appointment center, and prescription refill
capabilities to incorporate Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) requested
improvements.  

"We're proud to continue our support of the TOL Sustainment team and the Blue
Button initiative, enabling patients to have greater control of their own
health record and medical history to help improve patient care," said Steve
Comber, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.

About SAIC

SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications
company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital
importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the
environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The Company's approximately
40,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the
intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S.
Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in
McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of approximately $10.6 billion for its
fiscal year ended January 31, 2012. For more information, visit
http://www.saic.com/. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®

Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information,
constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. A
number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements,
or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or
achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of
these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in
SAIC's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended January 31, 2012, and
other such filings that SAIC makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such
uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on
such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.

                                       Jennifer Gephart      
Contact: Melissa Koskovich                                            
                                                  
         (703) 676-6762                (703) 676-6389
         Melissa.l.koskovich@saic.com  Jennifer.a.gephart@saic.com

SOURCE SAIC

Website: http://www.saic.com
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