PwC an Awardee on Contract with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center

PwC’s Public Sector practice poised to provide federal government 

with range of IT consulting services from strategy through execution

NEW YORK, June 13, 2012PwC US announced today it was awarded a contract with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ National Institutes of Health (NIH) Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC) to provide information technology (IT) services to federal agencies.

NITAAC’s Chief Information Officer-Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) is a multiple-award, Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) with a ceiling of $20 billion across all awardees over the next 10 years. With an unrestricted award, PwC will be eligible to compete for task orders in all 10 CIO-SP3 Service Areas, which include:

  1. IT Services for Biomedical Research, Health Sciences and Healthcare
  2. Chief Information Officer (CIO) Support
  3. Imaging
  4. Outsourcing
  5. IT Operations and Maintenance
  6. Integration Services
  7. Critical Infrastructure Protection and Information Assurance
  8. Digital Government
  9. Enterprise Resource Planning
  10. Software Development

“Being among the awardees on this contract is a major recognition from NITAAC about PwC’s capabilities in information technology, and we look forward to providing the federal government with support across a range of critical IT services,” said Scott McIntyre, PwC's U.S. Public Sector practice leader. “PwC’s depth and breadth of consulting services can provide government agencies with the capabilities they need to leverage technology to be increasingly productive, efficient and innovative.”

 

About PwC's Public Sector Practice

PwC’s Public Sector practice helps federal agencies solve complex business issues, manage risk and add value through our comprehensive service offerings in financial management; program management; human capital; enterprise effectiveness; governance, risk and compliance; and technology, all of which are delivered seamlessly throughout the world. To find out more, visit www.pwc.com/publicsector.

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