Army Corps of Engineers Contract Utilizing 8(a) Program
August 31, 2018 – Prairie Band Health Services, Inc. (PBHS) has been awarded an estimated $3.5M sole source contract to perform services for the Air Force Medical Support Agency (AFMSA) at MacDill AFB Satellite Clinic in Brandon, Florida. The project is anticipated to take place over a period of 270 days. Mill Creek, sister-company to PBHS, will provide invaluable subcontracting support to the effort.
PBHS CEO John Holtz said: “This is yet another exciting opportunity for the PBHS team. The Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 8(a) program is a valuable tool in providing opportunities to qualified businesses and we are pleased that we continue to be able to provide needed services to our country’s warfighters and their families.”
Prairie Band, LLC CEO Jacob Wamego said: “This is the first of what will be many contracts to be awarded to PBHS through the 8(a) program. As we continue to plant seeds of change within our community, we will harvest every opportunity to grow our businesses and provide world class service to clients near and far.”
Prairie Band Health Services, Inc. has been certified as a participant in the SBA 8(a) program. Owned by the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation’s economic development company, Prairie Band, LLC, PBHS is a healthcare services company that provides solutions to the federal government, tribal governments, and corporate clients
throughout the United States. PBHS is headquartered on the Prairie Band Potawatomi Reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.