Government Health IT: Table of Contents

Features

Dance of life
DOD's medical evacuation and receiving system in Landstuhl, Germany, manages a logistical ballet that has contributed to the lowest battlefield mortality rate in history

Parlez-vous Health Level 7?
Canadian Forces’ EHR system pioneers use of bilingual translation of medical terms and other functions necessary for global interoperability

Bridging the gap
The VA and DOD are delivering a real-world example of cross-agency electronic health records sharing

The missing last mile
Rural communities that lack broadband connectivity have an extra handicap when it comes to implementing health IT

Form follows function
San Francisco’s Laguna Honda Hospital is incorporating the latest ideas about evidence-based design and information workflow to improve long-term care

Eight years later, RHIO looks for traction
Santa Barbara County provides a case study in the challenges that can result from building health data exchanges

Editor’s letter

Innovation from pressure
All health practitioners fight disease, but only some are involved in critical care, when lives hang in the balance.

Communities

Funding the ties that bind

Policy

Health IT seal of approval?

Technology

Remote possibilities

FDA regulation may spur medical bar coding

Strategies

Quantitative focus produces results

Back Page

Peel: Privacy and health research can co-exist

FCW in Print

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

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    FCW @ 30

    Since 1996, 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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    A 'minibus' appropriations package could be in the cards

    A short-term funding bill is expected by Sept. 30 to keep the federal government operating through early December, but after that the options get more complicated.

  • Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco

    DOD launches new tech hub in Austin

    The DOD is opening a new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental office in Austin, Texas, while Congress debates legislation that could defund DIUx.

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    Merged IT modernization bill punts on funding

    A House panel approved a new IT modernization bill that appears poised to pass, but key funding questions are left for appropriators.

  • General Frost

    Army wants cyber capability everywhere

    The Army's cyber director said cyber, electronic warfare and information operations must be integrated into warfighters' doctrine and training.

  • Rising Star 2013

    Meet the 2016 Rising Stars

    FCW honors 30 early-career leaders in federal IT.

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