Warfighter healthcare experts to provide specialized technical support
CHANTILLY, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 12, 2017--
Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL) announced today the company won a $10
million contract with the Defense Health Agency to drive greater
integration of clinical and business processes across the Military
Health System. The Engility team, comprised of healthcare experts,
practitioners and analysts, will collaborate across the military
Services and Federal agencies to help advance military healthcare,
improving quality and access for patients.
“Delivering integrated, affordable, and high quality health services to
our men and women in uniform is a top priority for Engility and the
DHA,” said Lynn Dugle, Engility CEO. “By collaborating across
organizations, the Engility team will bring consistent and effective
best practices to enhance military health governance, technical
activities and stakeholder engagement.”
The five-year contract continues work that began in 2008 coordinating
military Service and interagency mental health programs and initiatives.
The Engility team, which includes experts in psychology and
epidemiology, will create methodologies for establishing and managing
clinical communities such as surgical services, primary care, behavioral
health and complex pediatrics. The company’s experts will also author
policy documents and participate in working groups with various
committees, boards, councils and task forces from the Departments of
Defense and Veterans Affairs. Insights gained by working with multiple
stakeholders helps DHA adapt to the evolving needs of the U.S. military
and contributes to a healthier warfighter.
Engility (NYSE: EGL) is engineered to make a difference. Built on six
decades of heritage, Engility is a leading provider of integrated
solutions and services, supporting U.S. government customers in the
defense, federal civilian, intelligence and space communities. Our
innovative, highly technical solutions and engineering capabilities
address diverse client missions. We draw upon our team’s intimate
understanding of customer needs, deep domain expertise and technical
skills to help solve our nation’s toughest challenges. Headquartered in
Chantilly, Virginia, and with offices around the world, Engility’s array
of specialized technical service offerings include high-performance
computing, cybersecurity, enterprise modernization and systems
engineering. To learn more about Engility, please visit www.engilitycorp.com
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