Our Customers

Healthcare

DCCA’s customers benefit from our years of relevant experience working with Healthcare customers and the mature processes and procedures that we employ to support the mission of ensuring quality care for beneficiaries. Our well-established and successful track record of supporting healthcare providers and payers such as Medicare and Medicaid, and the life science marketplace such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has enabled us to customize information technology service offerings that focus on the many challenges facing the Healthcare community at large.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

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Medicare Advantage Automated Plan and Payment Systems (APPS)

Medicare Advantage Automated Plan and Payment Systems (APPS)

  • Legacy operations conversion to a modern three-tiered environment
  • SOA developed using principles and technologies
  • Legacy data migration to relational database platforms

Benefits: Provides conformance to CMS Enterprise architecture, enhanced data security and reporting, and interactive analysis of data.

Medicaid and State Children’s Health Insurance and Program Budget and Expenditure System (MBES/CBES)

Medicaid and State Children’s Health Insurance and Program Budget and Expenditure System (MBES/CBES)

  • Technology upgrade from Legacy to a modern three-tier environment
  • SOA developed using principles and technologies
  • User authentication with role base access control

Benefits: New architecture has better performance, is more secure, and conforms to CMS technical reference architecture standards.

DCCA Data Center

DCCA Data Center

  • IT Forensics: E-Discovery and Incident Handling
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems
  • Firewalls (network, host, and application)
  • Database security
  • IT audits
  • Application Security Analysis
  • IT Vulnerability Scans
  • Risk Assessments

Benefits: Insure protection of sensitive data.

Health Plan Management System (HPMS) Testing and Validation

Health Plan Management System (HPMS) Testing and Validation

  • Test Management Planning
  • Integration and Regression Testing
  • Validation, Implementation, and Operational Readiness Reviews
  • Test Documentation and Reporting
  • Performance/ Stress Testing
  • Integration Testing
  • Acceptance Testing

Benefits: Ensure that the HPMS modules meet the CMS business requirements.

Security Testing and Evaluation (ST&E)

Security Testing and Evaluation (ST&E)

  • Plan, develop, and implement a comprehensive program to perform ST&E for CMS systems
  • Perform ST&E on applications and infrastructures located at the CMS Baltimore Data Center, Medicare contractor sites, and other sites located throughout the country
  • Provide ongoing post-test support to clarify findings, make recommendations, review Corrective Action Plans (CAPs), and validate the corrective action

Benefits: Validate that appropriate management, operational, and technical security controls have been implemented for information systems.

Drug Data Reporting (DDR) for Medicaid

Drug Data Reporting (DDR) for Medicaid

  • Web application utilizing SOA principles & technologies
  • Data synchronization between mid-tier and mainframe platforms
  • Systems consists of 2.5 million records, 208 Web pages, and 62 database tables
  • Drug manufacturers and labelers enter drug product and price information via internet web application

Benefits: Supports requirements levied by the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005.