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2024 federal government news

Optum Serve is honored to be awarded the Medical Q-Coded Support and Services Next Generation (MQS2) contract vehicle. 

This contract empowers us to recruit, manage, and maintain qualified medical contract staff for the Defense Health Agency (DHA), bolstering their critical health care mission nationwide.

We're proud to be one of just 11 vendors chosent to support DHA over the next decade. Learn more about the MQS2 award.

Optum Serve, in partnership with Aspen Medical, is honored to be awarded the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT) Medical Staffing and Support contract vehicle.

This contract provides non-personal medical support to augment government teams for post-disaster support. When disaster strikes and overwhelms a community, ASPR provides medical care and delivers supplies to assist communities in treating those impacted.

Optum Serve is a subcontractor to Aspen Medical, with up to 49% workshare across task areas, which includes medical, case management, equipment, transportation and reporting/communication. We are proud to support this vital program over the next 5 years and look forward to making a positive impact together.

Learn more about ASPR DMAT.

Optum Serve is proud to announce Peder Swanson, Optum Serve Vice President Business & Market Development, was selected as one of the recipients of the GovTech Connects Acquisition Lifecycle Leadership Award.

This award honors individuals in government and industry who champion innovation, develop strategic partnerships, and challenge the status quo through cutting-edge strategies – creating more effective systems and teams to propel organizations into the future.

Learn more about the GovTech Connects Acquisition Lifecycle Leadership Award.

Optum Serve is proud to announce Lieutenant General, U.S. Army (Ret.), CEO of Optum Serve and Optum Health Solutions, was selected as the GovTech Connects IGNITE 2024 Pinnacle Award Winner.

This award spotlights a powerful female leader who embodies innovation, demonstrates exceptional leadership qualities, exhibits resilience in the face of challenges, has made a significant impact in their field, and serves as an example and inspiration to others.

Learn more about the GovTech Connects IGNITE Award Winners.

2024 federal government events

Discover the power of the National Association of County Veterans Service Officers (NACVSO), uniting 1,800 members across more than 800 counties in 34 states to support Veterans and their families.

Learn more about Optum Serve, network with VA leaders, explore product showcases and help shape policies that uplift Veterans and their loved ones. Let's make a difference together.

Looking for a way to get active over Memorial Day weekend? Join the Optum Serve team for the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) Carry Forward Virtual 5K. Walk, run, or jog any time now through the end of September and help us reach our goal of raising $25,000.

Every step taken and dollar raised helps empower wounded warriors as they take on their next mission. Active military/Veterans receive $5 off with promo code HONOR2024.

As the largest forum for health services research and AcademyHealth’s most popular meeting, the Annual Research Meeting (ARM) is a place for connection, recognition, reflection, learning, and networking. 

Join Optum Serve at Academy Health’s ARM and experience compelling research, game-changing methods, and collaborative dialogues about the impact of health services research on health policy and practice.

Each year, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and Auxiliary delegates convene at the VFW National Convention to establish new national priorities, advocate for Veterans and their families in Congress and elect new leadership.

Join Optum Serve at the VFW National Convention as we help shape a better future for those who served our nation.

Crafted for program integrity professionals, the National Association for Medicaid Program Integrity (NAMPI) Annual Conference will highlight topics like provider investigations, overpayment audits and beneficiary fraud.

Connect with Optum Serve, along with other industry experts and thought leaders, to exchange insights and elevate best practices in program integrity.

For 75 years, the National Association of State Directors of Veterans Affairs (NASDVA) has proudly supported U.S. Veterans and their families.

Join Optum Serve at the NASDVA Annual Training Conference as we help to shine a light on mental health and enhance the well-being of Veterans and their loved ones.

The Defense Health Information Technology Symposium (DHITS) offers insights into the Military Health System (MHS) and its innovative information technology programs.

Join Optum Serve and explore critical knowledge sharing, discuss lessons learned and discover new developments shaping the future of health care. Together, we'll help to advance government and industry goals in this pivotal collaboration.

Over 12,000 public health professionals gather to discover cutting-edge research and thought leadership in the industry at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting.

Join Optum Serve as we dive into topics like research, education, program development and policymaking, shaping the future of public health together.

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