Luke & Associates, Inc. (Luke), a leading provider of medical and clinical services for the U.S. military, announced today the award of a contract to provide medical services at the Ft. Bliss Continental United States (CONUS) Replacement Center (CRC). Luke will medically assess personnel to ensure readiness for deployment and redeployment. This is a new contract which was awarded under full and open competition and is valued initially at $20 million.
The Ft. Bliss CRC is a consolidation of operations of four replacement centers into a single CRC. The overall mission of the Ft. Bliss CRC is to perform soldier readiness processing consisting of several different examinations, evaluations and interviews for service members, civilians and contractors prior to deployment or redeployment. In addition to medical assessments, deployers will undergo classes and training depending on where they will be deploying.
“This is a very important contract; we will exam and assess soldiers and support personnel to ensure that they meet the specific medical standards for deployment or redeployment,”Jim Barfield, Luke’s President and CEO said. “We expect the award of similar contracts in the near future.”
Originally published by Luke & Associates, Inc.