The Federal Health IT Strategy Plan promises to provide tools to help strengthen Healthcare delivery in alignment with national strategies to improve health, including improving safety, quality, prevention, and reducing disparities.
What’s So Great About the GSA IT 70 Schedule?
Through the GSA IT 70 Schedule, the Federal Government spends $8.0 billion on Healthcare related information technology each year. These purchases include Health electronic records, Health information exchanges, Health analytics, personal health information management, Health IT solutions, Health informatics, Health IT research, and other Health IT services and solutions.
The GSA IT 70 Schedule ranks as the 5th largest government contract vehicle for Civilian healthcare IT spending, approximately 6% of the $6.1 billion dollars spent and ranks 1st for Defense healthcare IT spending, accounting for 9% of the $1.9 billion spent.