Gov 2.0: Secrets To Social Media Success
Social media tactics to humanize government officials and call citizens to take action will foster more engagement with the public according a social media expert.
Guerra On Healthcare: Upset Customers Can Be Good
As a private company immune from the pressures of quarterly results, Meditech can focus on the long term and chart a course that ensures its customers will be as happy tomorrow as they might be today.
Dossia Expanding EHR Platform Reach
The employer consortium is offering its e-health record software to other companies via the cloud and is also developing an EHR package for small and mid-size businesses.
Feds Advance Cloud Adoption Plans
In the past two weeks alone, the government has introduced a new cloud RFQ, expanded its cloud app store, and launched a clouds standards effort.
E-Health Laggards Need To Start Moving Now
Healthcare providers starting from scratch with projects to implement e-health record systems in hopes of cashing in on the government's $20 billion-plus meaningful use incentive programs had better get going.
FBI CIO Unveils Next-Gen IT Strategy
Despite a setback to its Sentinel case-management system, the agency is deploying a high-speed network, new Office-based PCs, and other infrastructure improvements.
Clinical Decision Support Aiding Bedside Monitoring
As more healthcare providers implement health IT systems, like e-medical records and computerized order entry, clinical decision support tools will increasingly aid doctors and nurses by analyzing patient data for trends and other pertinent information that should be acted upon. But clinical decision support tools are also already helping some clinicians analyze the reams of patient data that gets generated by medical monitoring gear.
NASA, DHS Assist Oil Spill Cleanup
Infrared-imaging technology from the space agency and geospatial software from the Department of Homeland Security are helping respond to the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
Image Gallery: Who's Who In U.S. Intelligence
The U.S. Intelligence Community comprises 17 federal agencies and departments that gather, analyze, and share information for national security and defense, foreign relations, law enforcement, and other purposes.
OMB Gets Low Marks On Transparency
The Office of Management and Budget is in charge of the Open Government Directive, but a watchdog group found its plan among the government's worst.
HHS Awards $220 Million For Health IT
The Beacon Communities, administered by the Department of Health and Human Services, aim to showcase how health IT can improve the care of patients nationwide.