top of page
Background.png

SPARC

Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC)

The Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC) is a cost-effective, innovative solution for procuring information technology (IT) professional services from a pool of CMS experienced partners.

The purpose of this contract is to provide strategic, technical, and program management guidance and support services, to facilitate the modernization of CMS business processes and supporting systems.

SPARC is a multiple award, Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), performance-based contract. It is available to all components within Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and all Health and Human Services (HHS) Operating Divisions to procure IT System development services, from end to end.

Advantages for Customers

  • $25 Billion Ceiling

  • NO ADMINISTRATIVE FEE

  • Shortened procurement lead time

  • Access to high-quality industry partners

  • Partners officer agile, waterfall, and hybrid methodology

  • Small business set-aside

  • Socioeconomic credit potential

 

Services Available through SPARC

  • Initiation, Concept, and Planning Services

  • Requirements Services

  • Design Services

  • Testing Services

  • Security Control Assessment (SCA) Services

  • Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Services

  • Maintenance Services

  • Support Services

  • Data Request Services

  • Help Desk Support Services

 

CSS Federal Contract Information

Basic Contract Number: HHSM-500-2017-00012I

 

CAGE: 6V3D4

DUNS: 078699780

UEI: E28YW5JLGPD9

Point of Contact: Hetel Patel

Phone: 410.236.9080

Email: HPatel1@cssfederal.com

bottom of page