Tag: GAO

FCW: More agencies are using FedRAMP, but some are still going...

“The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, a key vehicle used to certify cloud projects for cybersecurity, experienced some notable growing pains early on in...

GAO says Agencies Increased Their Use of the Federal Authorization Program,...

Why GAO Did This Study "Federal agencies use internet-based (cloud) services to fulfill their missions. GSA manages FedRAMP, which provides a standardized approach to ensure...

GAO Blog: The Importance of Good Oversight for Medicaid

"Medicaid plays an important role in providing health care coverage for low-income, medically needy Americans. In 2018, Medicaid covered approximately 75 million people at...

GAO Sees Billions in Potential Savings Just by Trimming Government Duplication...

"Once again, federal agencies have been found to be duplicating efforts and missing opportunities to cut costs in areas as diverse as disaster response, military...

GAO: Progress Made but Continued Attention Needed to Address Management Weaknesses...

“Why GAO Did This Study GAO's High-Risk List identifies federal program areas that are high risk due to their vulnerability to mismanagement, among other things....

GAO launches new Science, Technology Assessment, and Analytics Team

“The U.S. Government Accountability Office today launched a new Science, Technology Assessment, and Analytics Team to better meet Congress’ growing need for information on...

GAO: Can Medicare save money and improve health care quality –...

“… GAO was asked to review the episode-based payment models developed by CMS. This report (1) describes the characteristics of the providers that participated...

Healthcare Dive: No single solution to patient matching challenge, GAO says

“Dive Brief: Efforts to accurately match patient records will continue to challenge providers, payers and others, with no one-size-fits-all approach to ensuring that information in...

GAO: HIT: Approaches and Challenges to Electronically Matching Patients’ Records across...

To do its work, GAO reviewed reports by ONC and others about patient record matching. GAO also interviewed various stakeholders that play a role...