Maximus Inc was formed in 1975. It provides business process services to government health and human services agencies under its mission of Helping Government Serve the People. It is a pure-play health and human service administrative provider to governments in the United States, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia and New Zealand. It is a provider of Medicaid enrollment and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) services in the U.S, operator of U.S. health insurance exchange customer contact centers, with services provided to six entities operating state-based exchanges and a customer contact center for the federal marketplace, provider of government-sponsored health benefit appeals and assessments in the U.S. and the U.K., providers of occupational health services in the U.K, providers of disability and long-term sick support services in the U.K.; and provider of welfare-to-work services throughout all of geographies, including the U.S., the U.K., Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia and New Zealand. The Company conducts its operations through two business segments: Health Services and Human Services. The Health Services Segment provides a variety of business process managed services and administrative support services for state, federal, national and local government programs, including Medicaid, Medicaid Managed Care, CHIP, Health Care Reform, Medicare and Health Insurance BC (British Columbia). The Human Services Segment provides a variety of administrative support and case management services for federal, national, state and county human services agencies including welfare-to-work programs, child support enforcement, higher education services and K-12 special education services. Its customers are government agencies at the federal and state level and, to a lesser extent, at the county and municipal level. In the United States, while certain of its direct customers may be state governments. Its competitors in the Health Service segment in the United States are ACS, a Xerox Company (ACS); EDS, an HP Company and specialized private service providers. Its \ competitors in the Human Services Segment market include Serco, Atos Origin, private services, specialized consulting companies, and non-profit organizations.