ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, has been awarded a task order under the National Institutes of Health (NIH) multiple-award Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract Chief Information Officer - Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3). The task order has a value of $45 million and a term of three years.
Under this contract, ICF will continue to provide support for biomedical, health, and disaster information management services, such as data collection and analysis, information dissemination, and outreach initiatives for multiple NIH Institutes and Centers, including the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Cancer Institute, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, and other NIH partner agencies within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). In addition, the company will support key programs related to HIV/AIDS, genetics, cancer, rare diseases, dietary supplements, clinical trials, and other federal health initiatives.
"ICF is delighted to be selected to continue our support of NIH," said Matthew Perry, senior vice president and program director for ICF International. "We are proud to provide our combination of subject matter expertise and innovative information technology that directly support our clients' mission to perform scientific research and disseminate evidenced-based health information for the benefit of the public."
This award strengthens ICF’s existing portfolio of large health informatics contracts, which includes projects at NIH and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention."We are excited to win one of the first large task order awards under the Government-wide CIO-SP3 contract," said Mary Whitley, senior vice president for ICF International. "We are committed to employing the right combination of systems, services, personnel, and management agility to address the dynamic needs of NLM and our other federal government clients and assist them in achieving their strategic and organizational goals.” For More Information http://www.icfi.com. Caution Concerning Forward-looking Statements Statements that are not historical facts and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties are "forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements may concern our current expectations about our future results, plans, operations and prospects and involve certain risks, including those related to the government contracting industry generally; our particular business, including our dependence on contracts with U.S. federal government agencies; and our ability to acquire and successfully integrate businesses. These and other factors that could cause our actual results to differ from those indicated in forward-looking statements are included in the "Risk Factors" section of our securities filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements included herein are only made as of the date hereof, and we specifically disclaim any obligation to update these statements in the future.