ASG Among the 31 Awardees for CMS’ $1.6B Health Care Quality Evaluation IDIQ

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has awarded 31 companies and organizations spots on a potential 10-year, $1.6B contract to provide services for the Measure and Instrument Development and Support program. 

 Measure and Instrument Development and Support program aligns with CMS’ structured process, Measures Management System Blueprint, to create and maintain evidence-based measures. 

The MIDS IDIQ contract has a five-year base term and five option years and covers measures program support, maintenance of evaluation instrument data systems, quality measures implementation and data collection vehicles. 

Measure development and maintenance work under the IDIQ contract focuses on six quality priorities: safety; community health; caregiver- and individual-focused experience and outcomes; cost reduction and efficiency; care coordination; and clinical quality of care .

ASG IS Awarded Contract To Develop NIH Mobile Psychological Application

FREDERICK, MD, September 25, 2018 — A Square Group (ASG), LLC, a Woman Owned Small Business, has been awarded a one-year contract from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)—National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH) to develop a mobile psychological application for use in the treatment of adolescents with Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD).  The app will be smartphone based and used by patients participating in a research study being run by the Emotion and Development Branch (EDB) as an interface to engage the patients and to capture and manage patient data and provide reporting and analytics.

The Emotion and Development Branch (EDB) is dedicated to study the pathophysiology, development, and treatment of pediatric mood and anxiety disorders.

According to ASG founder and President, Dr. Sara Singh,

“Part of ASG’s mission focus is to help people with behavioral health disorders overcome their challenges and help them gain the freedom to live functional and productive lives.  We are greatly looking forward to collaborating with NIMH and leveraging our behavioral health and mobile technology expertise to bring positive results for EDB and patients involved in this research study.”

ASG Awarded Federally Facilitated Marketplaces Agent Brokers Program Support Contract

On the heels of winning a $25M HIE and Financial Management Operational Analytics contract earlier this summer, this woman-owned small business provider of Healthcare, technology, and management consulting services, recently beat out four other bidders to be awarded a new 5-year task to support the CMS Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO). The post CMS CCIIO awards Federally-Facilitated Marketplaces Agent Brokers Program Support contract appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

DISA launches SETI with first Task Order award to ASG

BALTIMORE, MD, May 10, 2021 — A Square Group (ASG), LLC, a Woman-Owned Small Business, based in Baltimore, MD, has been awarded the 1st Small Business Task Order issued under the Department of Defense (DoD) Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) System Engineering, Technology, and Innovation (SETI) IDIQ.

With this multi-year Task Order, ASG will provide DevSecOps and Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) support for the Business Systems Program Management Office (PMO) and will make available, highly skilled contractor support services that provide ISSO and RMF support for the systems currently managed by SD2. This ISSO and RMF support is essential to maintain systems and applications conforming to DoD and DISA IA requirements and guidance.  ASG will be providing Program Management, Enterprise Information Technology (IT) and ISSO Support), DevSecOps Study, DevSecOps Implementation, and DevSecOps Operation and Maintenance.

About System Engineering, Technology, and Innovation (SETI) IDIQ

 The SETI IDIQ is a new multiple-award task order contract (MATOC) vehicle for the Department of Defense. It is based on innovation as a priority to solve the complex IT engineering and developmental requirements for DISA and its mission partners. SETI will consolidate and streamline critical engineering expertise to research, design, develop, implement, integrate, and optimize DOD IT capabilities, systems, and solutions.

SETI’s focus is on fostering, developing, and encouraging innovation with the goal of reducing costs, shorting timelines, and providing innovative solutions that deliver capable, reliable, and consistent products/services to our warfighters. Simultaneously, SETI searches for breakthroughs, efficiencies, and advancements performed in engineering technical solutions that have resulted in a significant decrease in cost/schedule while optimizing performance – all while effectively managing the increased risk profiles that are inherent in solving complex capability gaps.

According to ASG founder and President, Dr. Sara Singh,

“ASG’s roots are grounded in delivering leading-edge answers to the complex technical issues faced by our clients and have, for last decade, provided innovative solutions that have advanced our clients mission in healthcare, cyber security, software development, cloud computing, and mobile applications. Throughout our work in support of DoD, Veterans Administration, and HHS, our focus has always been one of ensuring positive outcomes for the user population by providing high quality state-of the-art services and measuring the impact of our work to ensure we have met the goals and objectives of the effort.  We look forward to partnering with DISA on this very important task order and bringing our proven experience, demonstrated capabilities and unique insights to the program”.

About A Square Group (ASG)

A Square Group is a leading provider of technology, management and healthcare consulting services to the federal and state governments as well as the private sector.  A Square Group is dedicated to better healthcare outcomes for patients through compassionate care delivery enabled through technology. A Square Group’s unique capabilities have led to successful engagements for its clients for the past ten years.  For more information, please visit www.a2-g.com.