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Should Service Chiefs Be Accountable for Budgets?

Posted by on September 29, 2022 8:30 am
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It is a time-tested question and debate among VHA Directors, ADs, and CFOs: Should Service Chiefs be accountable for tracking and managing annual financial performance? There is a predictable and emerging trend for delegating to Service Chiefs financial authority to be accountable for financial performance. For Stations that wish to move in this direction, it is critically important to understand the governance structure (to include processes, decision making authority, and tools) that must be in place to effectively administer a delegated model.

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Categories:  Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting

A Level Playing Field for Underserved Communities Results in Small Business Utilization Fulfillment.

Posted by on September 21, 2022 4:46 pm
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Unison Marketplace has more than 105,000 Small Businesses registered and in FY21, agencies awarded 93% of Marketplace actions to Small Businesses or other socio-economic set-asides—putting nearly $1 Billion into the hands of Small Businesses around the country.

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Categories:  Marketplace

2 FAR Clauses You May Not Want to Accept in Your Subcontract

Posted by on September 13, 2022 9:54 am
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When you are ready to review your prime contractor’s subcontract flow downs, pay particular attention if the prime contractor is trying to flow the Alt1 version of the Government Property clause to your subcontract. A version of this clause assigns the risk to you even if the prime contractor might not be subject to the same requirement. FAR flow down clauses are important to both prime contractors and subcontractors but FAR regulations are unique to each subcontractor.

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Categories:  Contract Lifecycle Management

Is It Too Late to Plan for FY23?

Posted by on September 7, 2022 9:00 am
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Is it too late to plan for FY23? With FY23 quickly approaching you have most likely already begun or completed your annual planning. As a tool to enhance and validate your ongoing plans, Unison, has identified 10 key planning questions to ask yourself. Medical Center Administrators can easily become consumed with the many demands of day-to-day operations and the challenges of the on-going impact of the COVID-19 pandemic that continues to affect your planning.

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Categories:  Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting

Unison Marketplace to Extend Hours Beginning Sept. 6th to Meet Market Demand

Posted by on September 1, 2022 9:00 am
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To help you make the most of this busy buying season, Unison Marketplace will be extending hours through the end of the Fiscal Year.

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Categories:  Marketplace