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GAO: Agency rules allow conferences at resort locations

A recent GAO report looked at agencies' policies for choosing the locations of conferences and found that cost was the number one factor when it came to planning. Details from GAO's Lorelei St. James.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , GAO , federal travel , resorts , conferences , Lorelei St. James , Suzanne Kubota , GSA , SSA , USDA , DoC , DoD , DHS , DOI , DoJ , DoT , Treasury , VA

Monday - 06/14/2010, 11:33am EDT
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OMB must sell Congress on budget cuts

Former OMB officials say having solid data on why certain programs need to be ended or cut is key to making this initiative work. OMB directs agencies to suggest which low performing programs or those outside of the agency's mission to target for termination or reduction by Sept. 13.

Tags: management , Peter Orszag , OMB , GAO , Jonathan Breul , Robert Shea , IBM Center for the Business of Government , Grant Thornton , budget cuts , share in savings , PART , improper payments , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 06/09/2010, 06:31am EDT
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National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

March 1st, March 3rd, May 10th 2010

David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P
National Coordinator
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Tags: technology , Business of Government Hour , Health Information Technology ,

Monday - 05/10/2010, 10:04am EDT

US CTO Chopra describes the work to be done on openness

Assessments show that we are off to a good start--but have much more work to do as we transition our overall efforts towards effective agency implementation. U.S. Chief Technology Officer, Aneesh Chopra explains.

Tags: Federal Drive , technology , mngt , Open Government Directive , CTO , Aneesh Chopra , open government dashboard , OSTP , OMB , Transportation , NASA , best practices

Monday - 05/03/2010, 10:58am EDT
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Sankaran leaving Federal Health Architecture role

He has been with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT almost since its inception. Sankaran writes to his colleagues that the time is right to pursue other opportunities.

Tags: technology , Vish Sankaran , Office of National Coordinator for Health IT , health IT , Federal Health Architecture

Wednesday - 04/28/2010, 12:58pm EDT

HHS pressed on flexibility in Health IT mandates

The Department of Health and Human Services continues to be the lead agency for the Obama Administration's priority of establishing a nationwide system of permanent electronic health records. But at least one large stakeholder group working with HHS is looking for some changes to the program.

Tags: technology , health IT , David Blumenthal , Don May , AHA , Max Cacas

Tuesday - 04/27/2010, 06:38am EDT
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OMB tells all agencies to go back to Grants.gov

HHS upgraded the portal and it is now ready to handle the large number of applications. OMB had moved 10 of the largest grant making agencies away from the portal last spring because of concerns the system could not handle the influx of applications from the Recovery Act.

Tags: technology , management , Peter Orszag , OMB , GSA , Grants.gov , FedBizopps.gov

Monday - 04/26/2010, 02:37pm EDT

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Alan P. Balutis
Director and Distinguished Fellow
Cisco Business Solutions Group

Tags: management , New Ideas For Government , Alan P. Balutis , cisco , Brian Friel , Medicare , Medicaid , Social Security , education , DoE , DHS , HUD , DOI , DoJ

Thursday - 04/08/2010, 03:56pm EDT

How to build a nationwide information exchange

By the time the NHIN Direct Project is done, there will be one nationwide exchange, consisting of the organizations that have come together in a common policy framework to implement the standards and services. Acting director of the office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, Dr. Doug Fridsma, explains how it will work.

Tags: technology , open government , Doug Fridsma , health IT , NHIN Direct Project

Wednesday - 04/07/2010, 10:40am EDT
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HHS gets a head start on healthcare

HHS gets ready to lead the way in healthcare reform. Former Secretary Donna Shalala explains how.

Tags: mngt , health care , Donna Shalala

Monday - 03/29/2010, 11:09am EDT
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