SOURCE: Unissant

April 09, 2015 09:00 ET

Defense Department Selects Unissant to Provide Sustainment and Maintenance to Current Electronic Health Record (EHR) Systems

RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 9, 2015) - Unissant, an innovative software development and consulting company, announced today that it was selected by the Department of Defense (DoD) in September in a competitive bid process, to provide sustainment and maintenance to the DoD Military Health System (MHS) components consisting of AHLTA and the Composite Health Care System (CHCS).

The primary objectives of the AHLTA-CHCS Omnibus Support Services contract are to support the Defense Health Agency (DHA) to modify AHLTA and CHCS code to bring these systems into compliance with Information Assurance (IA) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) guidelines, to develop the AHLTA 3.3.9 revised baseline release, to develop the AHLTA Web Print (AWP) 2.0 revised baseline release, and to conduct a number of tasks for CHCS including upgrades to equipment and drug allergy module enhancements. Unissant will undertake an agile software development approach to develop the AHLTA 3.3.9, AWP 2.0, and Drug Allergy Module 4.0 software baselines.

"We are proud to have the opportunity to support the MHS's mission since 2007 by helping the nation's military have a highly effective, mobile and responsive electronic health record," said Manish Malhotra, President and CEO of Unissant. "We look forward to working with the DHA and providing innovative solutions to enhance their business processes and build a healthcare system that is simple, efficient and reliable."

About Unissant
Unissant, Inc. is a technology company with domain knowledge and experience in solving challenges facing the government's mission systems. Unissant's solutions help agencies provide for collaborative solutions, secure information systems and increase operational efficiency and mission effectiveness. Unissant is an 8(a), SDB, CMMI Level 3 Company, headquartered in the Northern Virginia technology corridor.

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