Bethesda, Maryland (PRWEB) November 18, 2013
Managed Care Advisors, Inc. (MCA), a woman-owned small business specializing in workers’ compensation case management services, employee benefits and disability management consulting, announced today that it was awarded a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide enterprise-wide workers’ compensation medical case management services. The total value of the Enterprise-Wide BPA is up to $53.5 million over a five year period of performance.
Under the single source BPA, MCA is available to provide workers’ compensation medical case management services to all DHS Components, under separate task orders including but not limited to: Department of Homeland Security Headquarters, Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Transportation Security Administration, U.S. Coast Guard, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, U.S. Secret Service, Office of Inspector General and National Protection and Programs Directorate.
"Our technical approach and outcomes for our federal agency customers have earned us industry-wide recognition as a leader in federal workers’ compensation case management,” said MCA President and Founder Lisa Firestone. “We applaud DHS for recognizing the value of medical case management services in maximizing productivity and minimizing unnecessary physical and vocational disability, and we are confident that this enterprise-wide initiative – which is a first of its kind in the federal government – will become a best practice for managing federal workers’ compensation across the government.”
MCA is in the business of reducing the risks associated with work-related injuries and illnesses and has a 16-year track record of providing high quality workers’ compensation case management services and employee benefits and disability management consulting. Since 2005, MCA’s federal agency customers have projected workers’ compensation savings of more than $100 million, which includes 440,000 avoided lost time days. MCA is an experienced government contractor with approximately 90% of its revenues generated through federal government contracts.
MCA was named among the Top 50 Women-Owned Businesses in Maryland by DiversityBusiness.com, and MCA President and Founder Lisa Firestone was recently recognized by SmartCEO as one of the top female CEOs in Washington, D.C. at the 2013 Brava! Awards. Ms. Firestone was also awarded the 2011 Victory in Procurement Teaming Government Contractor of the Year by American Express OPEN.
Managed Care Advisors, Inc. (MCA) is an innovative, woman-owned, employee benefits and disability management consulting and workers’ compensation case management company that services clients throughout the United States and U.S. Territories. Our products and services are designed to complement customers’ business processes in order to maximize productivity, employee potential, and program outcomes. This approach creates an environment that empowers individuals and organizations to function at their highest potential. Our clients include federal, state and local government agencies, corporations, associations, labor organizations, health plans and ancillary providers. Our headquarters are in Bethesda, Maryland. Learn more at http://www.managedcareadvisors.com and connect with us at http://www.linkedin.com/company/managed-care-advisors.