ICF International Awarded $5 Million Contract with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ICF International (ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, has been awarded a re-compete contract by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide support to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health Regional Health Administrators (RHAs). The contract has a value of $5 million and covers a term of one base year and two option years.
Under the contract, ICF will assist HHS and its regional offices in conducting sexually transmitted infection (STI) and HIV/AIDS prevention outreach and education throughout the 10 HHS regions. Further, ICF will collaborate with the HHS Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy and community partners to reduce new infections, increase access to care, and reduce STI- and HIV-related disparities among racial and ethnic minority populations at risk for or living with HIV/AIDS.
We are proud to continue assisting HHS and the U.S. government in achieving the goals of the White House-released National HIV/AIDS Strategy, said Kris Tremaine , senior vice president for ICF International. ICF offers professional services along the entire continuum of HIV/AIDS program needs, and our work helps to bring the federal government closer to achieving the vision and goals of the strategy.
ICF offers professional services that address a variety of HIV/AIDS program needsfrom multidisciplinary research and evaluation, to management consulting, marketing and communications, training and technical assistance, and information technology. ICFs HIV/AIDS portfolio combines the expertise of hundreds of communications, public health, information technology, behavioral science, cultural competence, technical assistance and capacity building, substance abuse and mental health, and other professionals necessary for successful HIV/AIDS related programs and activities.
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ICF International partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy, environment, and infrastructure; health, social programs, and consumer/financial; and public safety and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program lifecycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 4,500 employees serve these clients from more than 50 offices worldwide. ICF's website is http://www.icfi.com.
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Source: ICF InternationalCopyright Business Wire 2012