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State business managers acting on behalf of the state’s largest healthcare buyers want to hear from IT companies that can provide certification support.
and Request for an offer (RFO) Released on May 20Conducted by California Department of General Services‘(DGS) purchase authority Healthcare services department (DHCS), the state is looking for “Information Security Office (ISO) Additional Enterprise Authentication Support Services”. According to RFO, this search targets “qualified companies with current IT consulting services and master service contracts” with DGS. In the point:
- RFO follows State Medicaid Director Letter # 06-022. In this letter, the Medicare and Medicaid Service Center (CMS) states that state agencies use an “evaluator or evaluation team” to “perform a regular security and privacy management assessment of the Medicaid Enterprise System (MES).” Is obligatory. ) Environment “, according to RFO. The role of the evaluator here is to “provide an independent assessment of the effectiveness of implementing security and privacy protection measures for the MES environment and maintain the integrity of the assessment process.” The contractors selected as a result of this RFO will provide certification support services, including the provision of independent third-party security and privacy management assessment reports that comply with DHCS certification governance and CMS certification guidance and cover the following compliance: We will provide it. “According to RFO. These include the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publications (SP) 800-171 and / or the NIST SP 800-53 Standards, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Comply with the security rules of. Coordinate the healthcare industry’s security approach “in compliance with 2015 Cyber Security Act, Section 405 (d)”. Top 10 Open Web Application Security Projects. This service helps enhance what is provided by DHCS’s Information Security Office (ISO) Risk Management Program (RMP). DHCS is seeking two information security specialists to perform these services in accordance with RFO.
- DHCS is looking for a contractor to be responsible for the “technical interface and integration of electronic visit verification (EVV) and billing data” used in DHCS systems and EVV solutions. Activities include “evaluation, evaluation, mapping, validation, and updating of EVV data and DHCS interfaces and systems that support treatment compliance”, CMS Federal Health Support Percentage Penalty, “EVV Certification, Management Information Systems / Intention”. Address CMS requirements for decision support. System (MIS / DSS) data linked to complaints and T-MSIS (Transformed Medicaid Statistics Information System) reports. The task includes project planning, including the design and development of an application programming interface (API) and file transfer protocol script for data transfer, validation, and formatting. Complete the various stages of a complex ETL process, including calculations, joins, and concatenations. Participation in end-to-end testing, monitoring of operations, and testing of “EVV interface performance against potential bottlenecks, identification of possible solutions” are also required. Deliverables include task achievement plans, weekly and monthly activity reports, EVV interface technical work plans and schedules, and detailed design documents for EVV interfaces.
- Mandatory staffing for technical leads includes at least five years of experience in “business process analysis, modeling, configuration, design, development, coding, testing, implementation, and maintenance” over the last decade. At least three years of experience in the last decade, translating “detailed technical concepts” into easy-to-understand terms and “translating business-focused ideas into practical technical specifications.” At least 3 years of experience in “tuning, designing, creating, executing, and analyzing the architecture of database project technical specifications”. We are working on a “large” system implementation with at least 1,000 end users and an implementation cost of at least $ 5 million. Desirable experience includes at least three years of experience in the last decade of implementing IT systems for state agencies or departments. It will play a leading role in the first three months after the IT solution goes live. It then uses API technology to complete one successful implementation, from development to development, production and / or integration.
- The state will conclude a single contract as a result of this RFO, and compensation for successful respondents will be a “cost reimbursement base” for the services performed. The contract period is 36 months and you can choose to extend the year twice. The deadline for reply is 2:00 pm on June 16th. The state will conduct an oral interview with the finalists. However, the date has not yet been set. The start and end dates for the proposed contract have not yet been determined.