Health and Human Services, Office of Acquisitions Management, Contracts and Grants (AMCG)
The Office of Acquisitions Management, Contracts and Grants (AMCG) provides the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness & Response (ASPR) with acquisitions and grants management oversight and support. This enables ASPR’s mission of saving lives by reducing the adverse effects of public health emergencies, such as H1N1 flu or Ebola, and disasters such as Hurricane Katrina.
AMCG Project Officers (POs) require greater visibility and deeper understanding of high priority acquisition and project control issues in real time. Additionally, the AMCG Director required monthly enterprise-wide updates of all programs to identify cost, schedule and technical performance trends.
“I was really impressed with both the content and your presentation. It was to the point, well-organized, and immediately useful to me.”
HHS Project Officer
Using Earned Value Management (EVM) as a program management tool, Integrity facilitated real-time, detailed assessment of performance for high value, complex projects by integrating a project’s scope of work with the related budget and schedule. Integrity provided training to POs and CORs to ensure their continued use of the latest EVM techniques. Specifically, Integrity:
The EVM Portfolio Dashboard created by Integrity improved situational awareness and enabled the AMCG Director to communicate an executive level snapshot of status and trends of project performance to ASPR senior leadership. It also: