Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, National Resource Center

Health & Human Services' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) National Resource Center for Health Information Technology issued an indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to facilitate the awarding of Task Orders pertaining to Health IT Portal Infrastructure Management and Website Design and Usability Support.

Data Consulting Group was awarded a five-year (2009-2014) contract (entitled Domain IV) in support of web design and infrastructure support. Each Task Order will specify its period of performance. Task Orders can be awarded with options, which would allow them to exceed 12 months, but not more than 60 months if all potential options were exercised.

The mission of the AHRQ Health IT Program purpose is to develop and disseminate evidence about how health information technology can be used to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans. The program advances health IT research by creating, synthesizing and disseminating knowledge. Health care providers, payers, and regulators use the knowledge our research generates to directly improve the quality and safety of health care.