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IT contractor SRA to support CMS accounting system
Modern Healthcare

HHS awarded a five-year contract to SRA International to provide support services for the CMS Health Care Integrated General Ledger Accounting System, according to an SRA news release.

The Fairfax, Va.-based company could earn more than $92 million from the deal if all options are exercised. The HIGLAS system tracks each Medicare claim, financial transaction, grant and administrative payment. It processes more than five million transactions daily and accounted for more than $700 billion in transaction in fiscal 2011, according to the release.