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3 Tips on Engagement from a former CMS Acquisition Official

It’s been almost a year since I retired from the Federal Government where I worked as an acquisition official for more than 34 years....

Leading for Success in Federal Health IT Modernization

Understanding that Change Management is critical to Federal Healthcare IT initiatives across agencies with large initiatives such as MHS GENESIS, the VA's Electronic Health...

Sniff Test: Busting Health IT Myths (Part 2)

In this month’s article, Mike makes barbeque out of the biggest sacred cow of all: That Agile is something special and that it has...

Data Interoperability: Connecting the Dots of Big Data to support Veteran care

By Dr. Ron Moody Federal Health agencies and administrators are seeking to navigate the shift to care models that are more data-driven, patient-centric, cost-efficient and...

Sniff Test: Busting Health IT Myths (Part 1)

In this month’s article, Mike digs through a bunch of BS and puts to rest a persistent Health IT myth. Watch and wonder as...

Opinion: VA, NIH, HHS and FDA are Embracing Precision Medicine: A Call to Action...

The NIH launched its precision medicine initiative ‘All of Us’ on May 6th with the goal of enrolling more than one million people, serving...

Former MHS CIO/VHA Deputy CIO shares 5 EHR Implementation Lessons Learned

By Chuck Campbell Now that VA has purchased the same Cerner EHR system as DoD, Government employees and contractors can begin to assess expectations regarding...

Needed: A New Way Ahead for the Department of Veterans’ Affairs in the New...

By Rear Admiral Ken Carodine, USN(Ret.) - This post has been reprinted with permission from the author. Since its official inception in 1930, the Department...

CMS Primes and Subs – Do your Homework on your Potential Partners

Subcontracting can be tricky, for Primes and subs. It’s a big commitment; one that may last for years. As a Prime, you bear responsibility...

Salient CRGT joins SAIC in $207M Contract Supporting HHS BPA under NGITS Program

“Salient CRGT was awarded a subcontract by SAIC to provide IT Operations Support to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of...