As a result, BUMED
M6/CIO's success is largely dependent on the relationships and interaction it maintains with TMA, the Department of the Navy, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other stakeholders.
BUMED decided to implement the WAWF system to reduce the prompt pay interest penalties and to realize the all-round benefits of speedy electronic invoice processing.
The processes, documents, systems, and interfaces referred to in this article are pertinent to the BUMED claimancy only.
Before implementing WAWF, NMLC was always near the top of the list in BUMED for interest payments, but since implementing WAWF, we have steadily dropped on the list.
In addition to providing detailed data about facility assets and sophisticated analytic tools for capital planning, VFA solutions have helped BUMED to streamline the process of creating DD1391 Project Request forms for Command approval, and to integrate facility data with the Internet Navy Facilities Assets Data Store (iNFADS) database, the official record of the Navy's real property assets.
In support of its mission to safeguard the health of Navy and Marine Corps personnel, BUMED directs the worldwide medical and dental services and facilities maintained by the Department of the Navy.
VFA looks forward to continuing to support BUMED in its mission to safeguard the health of Navy and Marine Corps personnel worldwide by providing the agency with the detailed asset data and planning tools it needs to make optimal decisions about its investment in capital assets," said Jerry Kokos, President and CEO of VFA.
BUMED clearly recognizes the immediate and long-term benefits we deliver to our clients, and this contract validates our position as a strong, proven market leader," said Jerry Kokos, president and CEO, VFA.
BUMED selected VFA based on the functionality and decision-support capabilities of its capital planning software.
Available on an around-the-clock basis, the eRoom solution enables BUMED personnel to track, manage and collaborate on documents and projects, engage in ongoing discussions, as well as streamline the processes that drive its services.
The eRoom solution provides worldwide accessibility, low total-cost-of-ownership and open access to the applications and systems that support BUMED services.
The application NCTS prototyped for BUMED
is planned to create a data mart for hands-on analysis of costs of medical services provided compared to plan, and will allow comparisons among different units.