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We are pleased to announce that NHA has been selected as the Provider Enrollment Operational Review Contractor (PE ORC) by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

As the PE ORC, NHA will conduct an assessment related to provider enrollment processes for the CMS Center for Program Integrity with the goal of increasing efficiencies and reducing provider burden.

NHA has extensive experience assessing government programs and recommending structural and operational changes that have improved performance and efficiency while reducing costs.  As the Program Integrity Operational Review Contractor under two separate contracts, NHA has reviewed CMS’s program integrity processes, including...

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We are pleased to announce that FEI-NHA LLC, a joint venture between Neil Hoosier & Associates and FEI Systems, has been awarded the MDX/PULSE Support task order by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Through this task order, which was awarded under the CIO-SP3 8(a) GWAC, FEI-NHA will provide a range of IT services in support of the development, operations and maintenance for the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MAC)/CMS Data Exchange (MDX) Portal Application and the Production Performance Monitoring System (PULSE) Application. These applications provide Fee-for-Service (FFS) MACs and FFS program operations data to the Medicare Contractor Management Group...

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We are pleased to announce that Neil Hoosier & Associates has been awarded a master contract on the State of Maryland Consulting and Technical Services+ (CATS+) IDIQ. 

CATS+ runs through 2028 and allows the State to obtain information technology (IT) resources quickly, efficiently and cost effectively by issuing task orders specific to its needs.

NHA will offer services across 10 functional areas:

  • Web and Internet Systems
  • Electronic Document Management
  • Software Engineering
  • Systems/Facilities Management and Maintenance
  • Information System Security
  • IT and Telecommunications Financial and Auditing Consulting Services
  • IT Management Consulting Services
  • Business Process Consulting Services
  • Media and Training Center Support
  • Documentation/Technical
  • ...

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We are pleased to announce that FEi-NHA, a joint venture between Neil Hoosier & Associates and FEi Systems, has been awarded the National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC) Chief Information Officer-Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Small Business Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC).

Through CIO-SP3, federal agencies can purchase IT services from leading companies to meet scientific, health, administrative, operational, managerial and information management requirements. CIO-SP3 was designed to provide general IT purchases across all agencies, and it gives Government agencies a mechanism for the quick ordering of needed IT solutions and services for the best value....

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The Neil Hoosier & Associates (NHA) and FEi Systems (FEi) joint venture, FEi-NHA, has been awarded an 8(a) small business contract for the Chief Information Officer-Solutions and Partners (CIO-SP3) Small Business Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC).

CIO-SP3 is a contract vehicle used by federal, civilian or Department of Defense (DoD) agencies to meet scientific, health, administrative, operational, managerial and information management requirements. It was designed to provide general IT purchases across all agencies, and it gives Government agencies a mechanism for the quick ordering of needed IT solutions and services for the best value. With a $20 billion ceiling, flexible contract...

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Neil Hoosier & Associates (NHA), Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been awarded an 8(a) contract by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to serve as the Program Integrity Operational Review Contractor (PI ORC). 

As the PI ORC, NHA will conduct operational reviews of the CMS Center for Program Integrity (CPI) Field Offices. The award follows our highly successful work performing operational reviews of the former Zone Program Integrity Contractors (ZPIC) and will involve reviewing the CPI Field Office policies, procedures and operational effectiveness for combating Medicare and Medicaid fraud, waste, and abuse (FWA).

This award...

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As a federal contractor, NHA is subject to equal opportunity and affirmative action requirements including Executive Order 11246, as amended, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA), as amended. These regulations require us to inform our subcontractors, vendors and suppliers of our affirmative action policy. 

NHA is committed to taking affirmative action to ensure equal employment opportunity for women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  We administer all personnel actions, including hiring, promotion, training and recruitment, without regard to gender, race, veteran status or disability. 

We ask our...

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Recently, NHA, Inc. had the privilege to work with Uplifting Our Youth (HeartSmiles), a Baltimore based nonprofit organization. NHA donated laptops, monitors, servers, and additional computer equipment. The goal of the donation was to help support the youth of Baltimore, while providing them access to expand their opportunities for scholastic and vocational enrichment. The donated computer equipment will help the HeartSmiles organization to continue to provide access to community programs, and services for the youth in Baltimore city.

HeartSmiles offers free services for Youth and young adults including mentoring, tutoring, assistance with the college application process, resume building, assistance with...

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CMS recently awarded the Cost Report Audit Risk Assessment Accuracy and Education (CRARAAE) contract to Myers and Stauffer with NHA as their subcontractor. NHA was selected to fill a key role in providing education due to our long history of success in training, outreach, and education. NHA will provide instructional design and education delivery for the CRARAAE contract by developing ongoing Medicare cost report audit and reimbursement training for CMS and the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs).

The CRARAAE project will assist CMS in the review of MAC Audit and Reimbursement (A&R) activities. Medicare-certified institutional providers are required to submit an...

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As of March 15, 2018, NHA’s Operations Department was successfully appraised at Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Maturity Level 3 for Services.

NHA underwent a series of rigorous process and documentation audits, and proved that our policies, processes, and procedures are well-defined and in place to better meet customer requirements. With our CMMI ML3 rating, our customers and partners can be confident and assured that the service we provide are of the highest quality.

CMMI is a world-class performance improvement framework designed for competitive organizations to sustain high-performance operations. The CCMI Model has been developed by industry, government, and academia...

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