Sunday, October 17, 2010

VA to Award Contract

The Technology Acquisition Center within the Department of Veterans Affairs is planning to award a sole source firm-fixed price contract to Knowesis Inc. in Gainesville Virginia. The company a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business will develop prototype software capable of creating custom reports from the VistA EHR system.

The contractor will develop a Graphical User Interface program to run queries that will identify patients with a specified diagnosis and patients receiving a specified therapy. The prototype will also generate customized patient reports that will include demographic, laboratory, treatment, and outcomes data for each patient.

The notification “D-TAC 473 MC OED Innovation Initiative: #226 Prototype Software for Creating Custom Reports from VistA” (Solicitation number VA 11810RP0866) appeared in on October 15th. The estimated date for the award is December 30, 2010. For more information, email Summer Spalliero at or call (732) 578-5458.