Platinum Awarded Prime Contract for The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (HHS), CMS Project Management Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA)
February 12, 2020 (Laurel, MD) - Platinum Business Services, LLC (Platinum), a growing provider of digital health systems for the Federal Government, announced today the award of a multi-year contract to support The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS). The Project Management Blanket Purchase Agreement will directly support CMS, Office of Information Technology (OIT), Project Management, and the National Standards Group (PMNSG). Under this contract, Platinum will provide CMS with the comprehensive Program/Project Management (P/PM) support necessary to achieve CMS goals. Platinum’s CMS support is directly related to the Program Management Improvement Accountability Act (PMIAA), which requires government-wide standards and policies for program management; and establish an interagency council to improve P/PM practices among agencies. This BPA will assist three of CMS missions, which are; be an effective steward of public funds, strengthen and modernize the nation’s care system, and provide access to high-quality care and improved health at a lower cost.
“Platinum is thrilled to once again partner with CMS and OIT on their critical efforts,” said Jody Venkatesan, Platinum’s President & CEO. “CMS Project Management is a vitally important program for CMS as they deliver healthcare to our nation’s seniors and most vulnerable populations effectively and efficiently. This award is a major step forward in our company’s ability to directly improve projects at CMS. We proudly look forward to developing the next generation of project management healthcare services that support the healthcare needs of all Americans. We are proud to bring such a highly skilled team to help CMS solve some of their most significant system modernization challenges.”