Rockville, MD - July 27, 2021 - Turning Point Global Solutions, L.L.C. (TurningPoint) announces today that it will continue to provide CMS with independent verification and validation (IV&V) services for the Federally Facilitated Exchange (FFE) as part of its joint venture, TurningPoint-DSFederal JV, LLC (FedPoint). The FFE is a large, complex environment supported by a variety of systems used to implement a virtual health insurance marketplace. Continuing TurningPoint's nine years of experience on this project, FedPoint will provide comprehensive assessments of these systems to evaluate performance and support continuous process improvement.


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David Hughes, TurningPoint's Managing Partner, says the work is central to the company's support for CMS."As a core member of FedPoint, we are proud that TurningPoint brings personnel who have been providing these services since the FFE began conducting IV&V," he said. "Our team brings unparalleled understanding of the FFE environment, and over this time we have established a finely-tuned project cadence."

FedPoint's FFE IV&V contract is a 5-year task order under the CMS SPARC 8(a) contract vehicle with a total value of $2.4M if all options are exercised.

About Turning Point Global Solutions

Headquartered in Rockville, MD, TurningPoint provides software engineering and professional IT services for a diversified group of commercial, state, and federal customers. TurningPoint also provides telecom lifecycle and expense management software and services for wireless and wireline services, with a focus on federal and other public sector organizations. The company is appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 5 for Development and CMMI Maturity Level 3 for Services. TurningPoint is ISO 9001:2015 certified for quality management, ISO 20000:2018 certified for IT service management systems, and IS0 27001:2013 certified for data center hosting. For more information, visit


FedPoint is a Joint Venture (JV) partnership between DS Federal and Turning Point Global Solutions delivering customer engagement, software, and IT services for a variety of federal customers. Headquartered in Rockville, MD, FedPoint has a combined 18 years of experience in federal, state, and commercial contracting activities.