Delivering mission-critical outsourcing to Brooke Army Medical Center
RESTON, Va., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SI International, Inc. (Nasdaq: SINT), an information technology and network solutions (IT) company, announced today that it has won a new competitive task order under the US Army's HRsolutions Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) Contract for Human Resources, Personnel Service and Support to provide services to Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. SI International will provide Transition Administrative Staff supporting Warriors in Transition. The task order value is approximately $4.3 million, inclusive of the options and has a one-year base period with two one-year option periods. The HRsolutions ID/IQ contract was competitively awarded to multiple vendors in September 2004 and each task order is competed among prime contract holders. The value of the contract win was included in the October 11, 2007 news release announcing awards in excess of $450 million for the month of September.
Since June 2007, Brooke Army Medical Center has implemented a series of changes designed to improve the quality of care for Soldiers who are wounded, injured, or seriously ill and are undergoing treatment at Brooke Army Medical Center. SI International's transition assistance staff will work closely with Nurse Case Managers, medical personnel, and the military chain of command to ensure the best possible care for Soldiers and the Families during the transition process.
SI International is a pioneer in business process outsourcing arrangements that allow Federal Government clients to free up personnel for higher priority assignments and increase operational efficiency. Since 1999, SI International has provided personnel administration and human resource systems operations support for the military personnel services mission of the U.S. Army Garrison, Aberdeen Proving Ground.
"With our expertise in personnel support services at Aberdeen Proving Ground, the new work at Brooke Army Medical Center is a perfect fit for our proven capabilities in mission-critical outsourcing," said Steve Hagan, SI International's Senior Vice President of Outsourcing. "This task order win demonstrates our continued focus on the government's high priority initiatives."
About SI International: SI International, a member of the Russell 2000 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices, is a provider of information technology and network solutions (IT) primarily to the federal government. The Company combines technology and industry expertise to provide a full spectrum of state-of-the-practice solutions and services, from design and development to documentation and operations, to assist clients in achieving their missions. SI International is ranked as the 42nd largest Federal Prime IT Contractor by Washington Technology and has approximately 4,700 employees. More information about SI International can be found at http://www.si-intl.com .
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