Term: 08 June 2016 – 07 June 2021 Base
08 June 2021 – 07 June 2026 Option
Contract No.: HHSM-500-2016-00009I
Note: Blue Canopy was awarded a Large Business CMS SPARC Contract; however, Large Business awards remain under protest, and are currently under review by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
The Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC) offers innovative solutions for procuring IT professional services from Blue Canopy to facilitate the modernization of CMS business processes and supporting systems.
This multiple award, Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), performance-based contract is available to all components within Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and all Health and Human Services (HHS) Operating Divisions to procure IT System development services. SPARC offers a $25 billion ceiling with no administrative or contract access fees. Under this vehicle, Blue Canopy provides the following: initiation, concept, and planning; requirements design, development, testing, security control assessment (SCA), independent verification and validation (IV&V), maintenance, support, data request, and help desk support.