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Vangent, Inc. Wins Spot on Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Enterprise System Development Contract

Provider of 1-800-MEDICARE Help Line Will Now Support CMS' Information

Technology Framework and Modernization

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Vangent, Inc., a leading global provider of information management and business process outsourcing solutions, today announced it won subcontracting roles on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Enterprise System Development (ESD) contract. Vangent is part of a team led by Northrop Grumman for the unrestricted portions of the contract and part of a team led by IDL Solutions for the small business-restricted portions of the contract. The multiple-award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts, awarded to 16 contractor teams this month, are worth as much as $4 billion over a one-year base period and eight one-year option periods.

The scope of work under the ESD IDIQ contract entails the planning, design, development, testing, implementation, operations coordination and maintenance of CMS' automated systems and business application software that integrate hardware, software and communication technologies. This work will include all phases of the ESD Services Model: Initiation and Planning, Requirements, Design, Development, Test, Maintenance and ESD Support Services. Unrestricted ESD services include software, database and system integration design, development and maintenance. Small business-restricted ESD services include investment initiation and planning, requirements analysis, system testing and support services. Specific work to be performed will be detailed in individual task orders issued under the IDIQ contract.

Vangent has been supporting CMS' Enterprise Architecture (EA) initiatives since 2005, providing business process modeling, detailed risk assessment, gap analysis, joint application development facilitation and related training services. Vangent currently maintains CMS' EA Metis Repository, where all of the agency's business process models are housed. Vangent has completed nearly 40 different business process models for CMS, including major components of the Medicare claims processing function. Vangent also provides major business process outsourcing services to CMS, including operating the agency's Beneficiary Contact Center (1-800-MEDICARE). Vangent performed the project planning activities and initial development of CMS' National Data Warehouse (NDW), which extracts, transforms and loads data from various CMS sources to report on the Medicare beneficiary experience.

"We are extremely proud to support the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in modernizing the agency's IT systems and processes," stated Mac Curtis, President and CEO of Vangent, Inc. "We've been serving CMS since 2002 and are the sole provider of the 1-800-Medicare Help Line. And now, we look forward to further broadening our work with CMS in another mission critical area."

Vangent is ranked #15 on Federal Times' list of Top 100 Professional Services Contractors and #39 on Washington Technology's 2007 list of Top 100 Federal Government Prime Contactors, topping the list of companies in the IT Services industry sector.

About Vangent, Inc.

With over 5,500 employees worldwide, Vangent, Inc. is a leading global provider of Consulting, Systems Integration, Human Capital Management and Business Process Outsourcing services to the U.S. federal and international governments, higher education institutions and corporations. Clients include the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services; the U.S. Departments of Defense, Education, Health and Human Services, Justice and Labor; the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, as well as Fortune 500 companies.

Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, the company has offices throughout the U.S. and in Mexico, the U.K., Canada, Venezuela and Argentina. Additional information can be found at:

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