Lockheed Martin Awarded Contract to Expand its Federal Occupational Healthcare Services
Rockville, MD, 09/17/2008 -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced today that the corporation received a 5-year, single-award Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract worth up to $56.7 million to support Federal Occupational Health (FOH), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Lockheed Martin will provide medical and administrative staffing to perform clinical services for the federal workforce in FOH's Region A, which encompasses more than 85 federal facilities in 21 states across the U.S.
Under the contract, Lockheed Martin will perform clinical services that include emergency response, physical exams, immunizations, vision and health screenings, and health risk appraisals. Lockheed Martin will staff nurses, physicians, nurse practitioners, physician's assistants, health educators, medical assistants, and medical administrators. Lockheed Martin currently provides occupational health staffing services at 97 sites in FOH's Mid-Atlantic Region, which includes Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.
We are proud to broaden our partnership with FOH, said Douglas Ash, vice president of Lockheed Martin Health Services and Solutions, and we are equally committed to our customer's mission of improving the health, safety and productivity of the federal workforce.
Occupational healthcare services are one component of Lockheed Martin's broad health solutions. Lockheed Martin employs highly skilled clinical, scientific and technical professionals with expertise in health IT, research, bioinformatics and medical services.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 140,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The corporation reported 2007 sales of $41.9 billion.