Ashburn, Virginia, February 9, 2022: Plan 4 Healthcare, Inc. (Plan4), the developer of the 4Cast, a web-based, software solution built to support annual Business Planning, Budget Calls, FTEE Scenario Planning, and Resource Tracking for Medical Centers, announced today that it has been awarded a contract with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for a value of over $2.2M. The contract consists of a three -year license arrangements for Veterans Health Administration (VHA), VISN1 Office of the Chief Financial Officer to license Plan 4 Healthcare “4Cast” budget formulation and monitoring tool which will be utilized to assist in planning, forecasting, and monitoring of facility budgets across eight VA Medical Centers (VAMCs).
Speaking on the new award, Matt Portolese, Plan4’s Chief Technology Officer, had this to say. “We are extremely excited to have VISN 1 as a part of the 4Cast family of users. Their leadership is very focused on making data driven decisions, and 4Cast can provide the correct data to make these decisions, allowing leadership to manage their budgets while accomplishing the overarching network and facility goals.”
About Plan 4
Plan4, based in Ashburn, VA was founded in 2014 with the vision of creating a comprehensive and repeatable technical solution to improve strategic and business planning for federal, state and community health systems by fusing a smarter technology and better processes to form a complete, well-defined, and sustainable solution. In support this of this vision Plan4 built 4Cast, a web-based tool that provides hospitals with a proven way to perform comprehensive planning. With 4Cast, detailed planning modules allow you to anticipate resource needs for the coming year while metrics and reports allow you to better understand your current spending and optimize to reduce waste and errors.