Multi-year agreement will deploy innovations in systems used by more than 500,000 in-home professionals serving elderly, blind and disabled individuals state-wide
FAIRFAX, VA, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) announced the award of a US$281-million, seven-year contract with the State of California for maintenance and operation of the Case Management Information and Payrolling System (CMIPS).
CMIPS is the central piece of technology supporting the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) program that provides personal care services to more than 550,000 elderly, blind and disabled individuals across the state. CMIPS also processes the payroll for the nearly 500,000 individuals that provide these services to program recipients.
"The CMIPS technology enables service providers to be paid, and for case workers to manage home services to help ensure safety, community living and quality-of-life for service recipients. CGI is proud to support the state with this large and complex system of care and support," said Dave Delgado, Senior Vice-President, CGI.
Under the CMIPS Maintenance and Operations contract, CGI will deploy innovations that streamline services and allow an increased level of self-service for providers and recipients. New solutions will promote and provide operational excellence using automated payroll systems, strengthened business intelligence, and reporting.
Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest independent IT and business consulting services firm in the world. With 74,000 professionals across the globe, CGI delivers an end-to-end portfolio of capabilities, from IT and business consulting to systems integration, outsourcing services and intellectual property solutions. CGI works with clients through a local relationship model complemented by a global delivery network that helps clients digitally transform their organizations and accelerate results. With annual revenue of C$10.8 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Learn more at cgi.com.
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