- Jul 9, 2010
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- Chicago Area
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Canadian provincial health officials last year fired the parent company of CGI Federal, the prime contractor for the problem-plaguedObamacare health exchange websites, the Washington Examiner has learned.CGI Federal’s parent company, Montreal-based CGI Group, was officially terminated in September 2012 by an Ontario government health agency after the firm missed three years of deadlines and failed to deliver the province’s flagship online medical registry.
The online registry was supposed to be up and running by June 2011.
Officials at the U.S. government's Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services awarded six technology contracts worth $87 million to CGI Federal for Obamacare website work, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office....
The CMS officials refused to say if federal officials knew of its parent company’s IT failure in Canada when awarding the six contracts.
Canadian officials fired IT firm behind troubled Obamacare website | WashingtonExaminer.com