Federal Customers

Federal Healthcare IT Leaders Trust Cognosante

Cognosante has supported major federal health IT initiatives throughout its quarter century of service. We assisted the largest electronic health record system and the first nationwide health information network for federal customers (NwHIN Direct). We pioneered the Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA), today known as national Medicaid architecture standard, for CMS. Additionally, we are currently a major contributor to building the federal health insurance exchange known as the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM).

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

  • Evaluation of Prepaid Health Research Evaluation and Demonstration (PHRED) Project
  • Development of Medicaid Tape to Tape Design
  • EPSDT General System Design
  • National SURS Best Practices Guide
  • National Provider Identifier Enumerator 
  • Medicaid HIPAA-Compliant Concept Model (MHCCM) 
  • Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA)
  • Medicaid Enterprise Certification Toolkit 
  • X12 v.5010 and ICD-10 Readiness Assistance
  • Audit Medicaid Integrity Contractor (Audit MIC)
  • Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM)

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

  • Technical Evaluation Panel

Office of the National Coordinator (ONC)

  • NwHIN Direct and Connect 
  • Evaluation of REC Program 
  • Evaluation of statewide HIE Program

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)

  • Pediatric EHR Standards 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

  • Behavioral Health version of MITA (BH-MITA)

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

  • Clinical data-sharing initiatives 
  • ICD-10

Office of Civil Rights (OCR)

  • Ghosted responses to original “Ask HIPAA” website
  • Developed analysis of impact of ARRA/HITECH on HIPAA Privacy and Security

General Services Administration (GSA)

Social Security Administration (SSA)

State and Local

State And Local Healthcare Leaders Trust Cognosante

The Proven Choice

CMS, HHS, CDC, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Social Security Administration all rely on Cognosante to transform their health systems for the future.