22 Aug, 2017, 13:00 ET
FLOWER MOUND, Texas, Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Health Solutions, Inc. (Heritage), a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, today announced that it has been awarded a 10-year contract with the United States Marshals Service, Prisoner Operations Division.
Under the terms of the contract, Heritage will provide prisoners in the custody of the United States Marshals Service and housed in fixed facilities throughout the United States access to all physical, behavioral, pharmaceutical, and other related health care services not available to them in the prison.
"We understand the unique challenges and mission of the United States Marshals Service. Heritage possesses the capability to seamlessly expand services to new requirements directed under the National Managed Care Contract," said James L. Rosengren, MHA, LFACHE, Chairman of the Board and Executive Chairman.
Since 2007, Heritage has worked with the United States Marshals, Prisoner Operations Division to maximize savings and efficiencies at every level of operations, including claims processing and quality control. Heritage along with its subcontractors, CVS Caremark™, Capitol Administrators, Inc., and First Health® supports the United States Marshals Service by making available provider network coverage in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and all territories.
"We are confident that this contract will significantly accelerate Heritage's growth in the correctional health care market. This is a prestigious win for Heritage," said Tonya Clark, CEO and Treasurer.
About Heritage Health Solutions
Heritage Health Solutions, a verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), provides health care delivery and management, pharmacy services, medical cost containment, and telemedicine to federal, state, county, and municipal agencies. Its pharmacy benefit management subsidiary, PrismRx, LLC, provides patients, pharmacists, and payors prescription services that enhance patient care and reduce costs.
Heritage is in its eleventh year of providing pharmacy first fill prescription services to several million military veterans at 115 VA hospitals and 781 VA clinics and healthcare locations across the country. The company is also committed to providing prescription services to veterans' dependents who resided at Camp Lejeune during 1957 to 1987. In addition, Heritage supports the U.S. Marshals Service National Managed Care Contract by delivering health care services to 60,000 plus prisoners in the United States Marshals custody. For more information, visit www.heritagehealthsolutions.com
SOURCE Heritage Health Solutions, Inc.
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