Government Health IT: Table of Contents


On the bleeding edge

Busy emergency rooms are vital sources of leadership and ideas for the health information exchange movement

Medicaid 2.0

A few state Medicaid programs are using federal grants to move toward 21st-century health care management

The ultimate health care record

Mayo Clinic researchers are working on ways to make electronic health care records more intelligent. But can they get too smart for everyday providers?

Roads to recovery

Military health IT planners consider ways to meet recommendations from the president's commission on improving care for wounded warriors

Editor's letter

To the edge and back

The United States is no doubt one of the most innovative countries in its use of health IT


Telescoping vets' health care

Tech Briefing

Clinical imaging systems: Picture perfect

RHIO Report

RHIO confidential

Back Page

Limiting access to providers' prescribing data

FCW in Print

In the latest issue: Looking back on three decades of big stories in federal IT.


  • Shutterstock image: looking for code.

    How DOD embraced bug bounties -- and how your agency can, too

    Hack the Pentagon proved to Defense Department officials that outside hackers can be assets, not adversaries.

  • Shutterstock image: cyber defense.

    Why PPD-41 is evolutionary, not revolutionary

    Government cybersecurity officials say the presidential policy directive codifies cyber incident response protocols but doesn't radically change what's been in practice in recent years.

  • Anne Rung -- Commerce Department Photo

    Exit interview with Anne Rung

    The government's departing top acquisition official said she leaves behind a solid foundation on which to build more effective and efficient federal IT.

  • Charles Phalen

    Administration appoints first head of NBIB

    The National Background Investigations Bureau announced the appointment of its first director as the agency prepares to take over processing government background checks.

  • Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.)

    Senator: Rigid hiring process pushes millennials from federal work

    Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) said agencies are missing out on younger workers because of the government's rigidity, particularly its protracted hiring process.

  • FCW @ 30 GPS

    FCW @ 30

    Since 1987, FCW has covered it all -- the major contracts, the disruptive technologies, the picayune scandals and the many, many people who make federal IT function. Here's a look back at six of the most significant stories.

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