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DOE Awards Hanford Site Occupational Medical Services Contract

June 8, 2012 - 12:00pm

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Cincinnati – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced today that HPM Corporation, of Kennewick, Washington has been awarded an estimated $99 million contract to provide Occupational Medical Services at the DOE Hanford Site. HPM is a certified minority-owned, women-owned small business. This is a two-year hybrid contract with four-one-year option periods that includes firm-fixed price with award fee, cost reimbursement, and Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) components.

As the Occupational Medical Services Contractor, HPM Corporation will:

  • Provide occupational medical services to approximately 8,000 employees working for Hanford Site
  • Operate and maintain services at two clinical facilities
  • Operate and maintain services at two clinical facilities
    • Epidemiological studies of current and former Hanford site workers
    • Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Program
    • Energy Employees Occupational Injury Compensation Program Act
  • Maintain and protect the medical records of current and former Hanford workers

After a transition period, the HPM will assume responsibility for this contract on October 1, 2012.

The 586-square-mile Hanford Site in southeastern Washington State has played a pivotal role in the nation’s defense beginning in the 1940s with the Manhattan Project. Formerly a plutonium production complex with nine nuclear reactors and associated processing facilities, Hanford is today engaged in the world’s largest environmental cleanup project.

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