Reston, VA (PRWEB) October 29, 2012
Tricare Management Activity (TMA) announced that Eleu Pacific Partners, LLP – a joint venture partnership of managing partner Qbase, LLC – has been awarded a two-year, $11.2 million contract with the Military Health System (MHS) Pacific Joint Information Technology Center (JITC).
The Pacific JITC, based in Maui, Hawaii, is the MHS center for proof of concept and prototyping of information management and information technology products and services to support DoD and VA medical readiness requirements and information technology modernization needs. Their mission is to rapidly research, test and develop warfighter medical solutions and products (through pilots or prototypes) that provide mission critical value and actionable information to the DoD, including the Services, Combatant Commanders, and the VA.
Under this contract, Eleu Pacific will study feasible transition/migration strategies that will optimize legacy data and processes critical to inform and support risk reduction activities as the Pacific JTIC transitions to a new and integrated health record architecture. Eleu Pacific will provide functional, technical, and clinical subject matter expertise and programming capabilities in support of the research initiative for:
“Qbase is honored to be given the opportunity to apply our deep understanding of healthcare data management environments, especially our proven subject matter expertise in electronic health records, SOA, VA and DOD legacy systems,” stated Josh Temkin, Vice President of Healthcare at Qbase.
Using an Agile method, Eleu Pacific will develop prototypes demonstrating the feasibility of legacy migration approaches for migrating CHCS and AHLTA CDR capabilities to the new iEHR infrastructure in the areas of pharmacy, immunizations, laboratory, dental care and supporting infrastructure. Eleu Pacific will also research the impact and feasibility of integrating medical device data in a SOA environment, as well as messaging standards, open APIs, and implementation techniques for integrating components and services in the iEHR platform.
“We understand the critical role that the Pacific JITC plays in advancing the initiative of creating an integrated, unified medical record for active and retired military personnel,” added Gary Sofo, Senior Vice President of Qbase. “With Eleu Pacific Partners, we have built a strong organization of experienced teaming partners anxious to support the Pacific JITC as they progress toward accomplishing that goal.”
In addition to managing partner Qbase, other key members of the Eleu Pacific Partners team includes 7Delta, Inc. and Hawaii Five-O. Eleu Pacific Partners has an office in Maui, Hawaii.
About Qbase, LLC
Qbase, LLC is a worldwide provider of innovative decision support technologies and information technology professional services to support the mission-critical operations of our clients. For more information, visit http://www.4qbase.com