Alexandria, VA – May 28, 2012. TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) has awarded LTS, Inc. (LTS) a prime contract to develop new information technology systems for the Military Health System’s Pacific Joint Information Technology Center (JITC) on Maui. The five-year, multi-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ) contract has a total ceiling value of $300 million.
The Pacific JITC, based in Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, is the Military Health System (MHS) center for proof of concept and prototyping of Information Management/Information Technology (IM/IT) products and services to support Department of Defense (DoD) medical readiness requirements and Information Technology (IT) modernization needs across the medical continuum of care. The Pacific JITC’s mission is to rapidly research, test, and develop warfighter medical solutions and products, through pilots or prototypes, that provide mission critical value and actionable information to the DoD, including the Services, Combatant Commanders, and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
“As a national security and federal healthcare-focused Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, LTS keenly understands the importance the Pacific JITC program plays in advancing the medical IM/IT solutions that support the warfighter, including the prototype development of the Electronic Health Record,” said Ben Long, President and CEO of LTS. “We are proud to serve the Pacific JITC and our teaming partners are exceptionally capable and committed to supporting the Pacific JITC mission.”
The TMA Pacific JITC ID/IQ marks LTS’s newest addition to its portfolio of prime major healthcare contracting vehicles including the Department of Veterans Affairs Transformation Twenty-one Total Technology (T4), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Chief Information Officer – Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3), and the Air Force Medical Services (AFMS) Consultant, Advisory, and Technical Services (CATS). The LTS Team includes Hawaii-based JTSI, Inc., LGB & Associates, Inc. and DAVetTechs LLC. Other partners include Agilex Technologies, Inc., Athena Consulting Group, LLC, Planned Systems International, Inc. and Accuvant.