The company holds a key position in four of six areas in support of behavioral health programs
Fairfax, Virginia.And the October 20 2022 /PRNewswire/ – The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently selected global advisory and digital services provider ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) as the awardee under a Re-competed Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to support the agency’s mission of reducing the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
Maximum five-year IDIQ value $1.2 billion across all winners. A total of six areas were awarded to contractors under the IDIQ: five for large contractors and one for small contractors. ICF is eligible to compete as a prime contractor in four of the five major contractor areas. They include assessment, communications, statistical projects, training and technical assistance. ICF also maintains subcontractor positions in the remaining two areas: Policy and Program Support.
The ICF will offer a full range of capabilities in data analytics, aggregation, and accessibility; innovative research and evaluation methods; communications and media relations; Program delivery and support; Digital update and more to support SAMHSA behavioral health programs.
“Through our longstanding work with SAMHSA, we understand first-hand the agency’s incredible impact on preventing suicide and substance abuse, promoting and treating mental illness and substance use disorders, and promoting behavioral health equity,” he said. Mark LeeICF Executive Vice President, Public Sector. “We look forward to continuing to support SAMHSA in leading federal efforts to improve the lives of individuals with mental and substance use disorders.”
ICF has partnered with SAMHSA for more than 30 years, and has supported many priority initiatives including providing timely access to substance use and mental health trends, improving children’s mental health and wellness, addressing other issues such as underage drinking, preventing Suicide, Collaboration in Behavioral Health Treatment. Supported employment and more.
ICF combines deep field and scientific expertise with leading-edge technology solutions to help public health clients address their greatest challenges and design solutions that increase understanding of the causes of disease and improve outcomes for the entire population.
ICF is a global consulting services company with nearly 8,000 full- and part-time employees, but we are not typical consultants. At the ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work alongside digital strategists, data scientists, and innovators. We combine unparalleled industry expertise with cutting-edge engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Since 1969, public and private clients have worked with ICF to weather change and shape the future. Learn more through icf.com.
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