B3 Group Awarded VA HIV/Hepatitis Website Maintenance Support
August 28, 2020 (Herndon, VA) – B3 Group, Inc. was awarded a contract for website maintenance and technical assistance for the national Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Internet sites related to the treatment and prevention of viral hepatitis, liver disease, and HIV infection and revise their format and architecture as directed by the VA Office of Information Technology (OIT), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Hepatitis, and Related Conditions (HHRC) Programs. As the largest single provider of HIV care in the United States, the VA plays a central role in addressing one of the most serious contemporary health challenges. Additionally, the VA has cured more than 100,000 Veterans with hepatitis C, establishing itself as a global leader in the field of hepatology. VA’s HHRC publishes information across two websites—www.hiv.va.gov and www.hepatitis.va.gov—and requires industry-leading support to update and maintain these hubs to ensure providers, Veterans, caregivers, and the general public have access to trusted and timely information.
“As a VA provider for more than 10 years, we have consistently performed website development and maintenance for multiple programs,” said Dwight Hunt, CEO/President. “This just aligns with the type of work we do and the mission that we care about – getting critical information to the end user.”
The mission of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Office of Information & Technology (OIT) is to provide benefits and services to veterans of the United States. In meeting these goals, OIT strives to provide high quality, effective, and efficient Information Technology (IT) services to those responsible for providing care to the veterans at the point-of-care as well as throughout all the points of the veterans’ health care in an effective, timely and compassionate manner. The VA depends on Information Management/Information Technology (IM/IT) systems to meet mission goals.