24 June 2014
Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT) said the US Department of Justice has awarded QTC a five-year contract to perform medical examination services for the public safety officers´ benefits program, which supports officers who suffer catastrophic injuries while performing their duties, as well as the family members of officers killed in the line of duty.
Leveraging its more than 30-year history of tailored and efficient healthcare solutions, QTC, the largest provider of government-outsourced health evaluation services in the nation, will provide a wide range of medical, disability and occupational health services for the program.
QTC, acquired by Lockheed Martin in 2011, partners with each customer to identify existing and forecasted program needs and delivers a full complement of employment-focused medical examination and diagnostic testing services. Since 2000, QTC has provided more than threem physical examinations and twom diagnostic tests.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 113,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corp.´s net sales for 2013 were USD45.4bn.