WPS secures $300M government contract

WPS Health Solutions in Monona secured a government contract worth $300 million to continue administering Medicare Part A and Part B benefits in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska, and Medicare Part A in more than 40 other states.

The agreement continues work the local company has had with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) since 2006, and adds to a similar contract it secured in 2011 for Michigan and Indiana, according to a company release.

The award is for one base year and six option years, which will extend to 2026.