SAIC Awarded $17 Million Contract by United States Coast Guard
Company to Provide Services and Materials for the Operational Support of the
USCG Integrated Health Information System (IHiS)
MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 20, 2012
MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International
Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced it was awarded a prime contract by
the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) to provide services and materials for the
operational support of the USCG Integrated Health Information System (IHiS).
The single-award task order has a one-year base period of performance, one
twelve month option, one nine-month option, and a total contract value of
approximately $17 million, if all options are exercised. The task order was
awarded under the EAGLE Master Agreement. Work will be performed primarily in
Falls Church, Va., San Diego, Calif., and the designated U.S. Coast Guard
Operations Systems Center.
The IHiS will support healthcare operations for organizations including USCG
and the Department of State, and will provide access to beneficiaries from
these organizations to their health records. Under the contract, SAIC will
provide operational support of the USCG IHiS, including: information
technology (IT) services; data center support including system availability,
system maintenance, failover site operations, configuration management,
performance monitoring, security monitoring, wireless network operations, and
mobile device management; help desk support; and the Composite Health Care
System (CHCS) sustainment.
"We're pleased to support a valued customer in the U.S. Coast Guard and
Department of State by providing critical IT services, integrating patient
health records into one consolidated platform, and centralizing help desk
support for the IHiS," said Steve Comber, SAIC senior vice president and
business unit general manager.
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®
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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.
Contact: Melissa Koskovich Jennifer Gephart
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