Winnebago, NE (PRWEB) October 23, 2013
Ho-Chunk, Inc., the economic development corporation of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska is pleased to announce participation in a $99 million federal service contract through their government contracting division, All Native Group. A company in the All Native Group, Ho-Chunk Technical Solutions, is one of eight awardees who will provide support to the United States Army Medical Materiel Agency (USAMMA). This is a five-year contract with one base year and four option years.
The All Native Group is the federal services contracting division of Ho-Chunk, Inc. The division includes service offerings in Corporate Staff Augmentation, Editorial, Information Technology, Logistics, Program Management and Integrated Health Services. One of six companies in the All Native Group, Ho-Chunk Technical Solutions will provide Integrated Health Services to USAMMA.
Ho-Chunk Technical Solutions will help plan, coordinate and assist with joint medical logistics operations in the following key functional areas: Program Management Support Services; Studies & Analysis; Business Process Improvement; Functional Validation & Verification; Records Management; Integrated Information Management (IM) Solutions; Medical Supply Chain & Logistics and Management Support in various areas.
“Ho-Chunk, Inc. is very pleased to have earned this opportunity with USAMMA,” stated Lance Morgan, President and CEO of Ho-Chunk, Inc. “Our goal is to provide the utmost quality and outstanding customer service. Additionally, we are very appreciative of USAMMA’s trust in our ability to meet their needs. As part of the All Native Group Division, Ho-Chunk Technical Solutions plays a vital role in providing new revenue and support benefiting our community and the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska.”
Ho-Chunk Technical Solutions will provide control measures to meet the goals and overall mission of USAMMA. The company will assist in the establishment of requirements and procedures for research, development and acquisition of medical materiel lifecycle projects; evaluate and manage materiel readiness of the medical materiel acquisition process; perform business support operations using Theater Enterprise-Wide Logistics Systems (TEWLS) to conduct studies for new concepts, supply chain management and lifecycle management of medical assemblages.
Additionally, the company will provide program management and project lead experience in the testing and maintenance of medical devices; distribute and maintain medical equipment and supplies for the medical force; ensure accessibility and accountability of medical supplies as well as provide complete training packages for end-users of TEWLS.
The USAMMA requires contract support services at various locations that include, but are not limited to, the following: Fort Detrick, MD; Sierra Army Depot, CA; Fort Bragg, NC; Fort Hood, TX; Fort Lewis, WA; Fort Carson, CO; Fort Campbell, KY; Charleston, SC; Perry Point, MD; San Antonio, TX; Qatar, Korea, Japan, Germany and Italy.
Companies in the All Native Group are headquartered in Winnebago, Nebraska and also maintain offices in Bellevue, Nebraska, Warner Robins, Georgia and Arlington, Virginia. The company provides technology solutions for both federal and commercial clients.
“Our team understands the mission and has policies, procedures and training plans in place to execute day one,” said Heath Rist, Vice President of All Native Group. “We are prepared to operate in a highly professional manner while planning, maintaining and executing mobilization readiness, military operations and contingency missions in support of the Army Medical Materiel Command.”
The mission of Ho-Chunk, Inc. is to provide long-term economic self-sufficiency and job opportunities for the Winnebago Tribe. Ho-Chunk, Inc. operates 35 subsidiaries and employs more than 1,000 people from diverse ethnic backgrounds and skills sets. Ho-Chunk, Inc. and subsidiary operations span more than 16 states and 8 foreign countries. Other subsidiary operations include information technology, construction, government contracting, green energy, retail, wholesale distribution, marketing and transportation.