We sat down with Stacy Cummings who told us how her past work history has prepared her for her current role as Program Executive Officer of DHMS, as well as the challenges she faced with the rollout of MHS GENESIS.
Tags: regulator, coodinator
HHS’ Office of the National Coordinator lies at the forefront of improving Health IT
As federal health agencies strive to keep up with the evolving pace of health technology, interoperability and information sharing remain among top priorities, but pose continued challenges.Read More...
Tags: project management
Most Federal agencies have formal Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Management frameworks for managing their IT projects. The names of the SDLC phases may vary, but most have one thing in common: the need to create and maintain documentation.Read More...
Tags: IHS, ER deficiencies, healthcare
CIO Rives also lays out healthcare technology vision
The Indian Health Service contract award to General Dynamics Information Technology in April is intended to enhance the Resource and Patient Management System, the agency’s electronic health record, as it addresses some system’s pastRead More...
Stacy Cummings, Program Executive Officer, Defense Healthcare Management Systems (DHMS)
Agile Maturity Assessments Hold The Key To Long-term Results
Whether your organization recently underwent an Agile transformation or has practiced Agile for years, assessing the level of agility at regular intervals is important. Agile is practiced differently at all levels of the organization, and how it is implemented at the enterprise level effects how it is implemented at the team level.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017Angela Tittle
Tuesday, May 23, 2017Amanda Ziadeh
Tags: stocks, Saudi Arabia, stock price
Trickle down effect? Next tier of federal contractors also experienced similar spike in stock price
With his signature placed atop a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia, Mr.Read More...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017Amanda Ziadeh
The United States House Oversight Subcommittee on Information Technology reintroduced a revised Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act on April 28.Read More...
Monday, May 1, 2017Michael Murray
Tags: information security, compliance, DevOps
The goal of this article is to consider how an organization can adopt DevOps methods for delivering software, while also remaining compliant with Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)-mandated information security requirements based on National Institute ofRead More...
Monday, May 1, 2017Jaroslaw Podsiadlo
Tags: Software, deployment process
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, software deployment techniques were once entirely manual.Read More...
Monday, May 1, 2017Jerry Cavin
Tags: Software, quality assurance
The Quality Movement demonstrated its capabilities in Japan after World War II. The Japanese economy was in shambles after the war and needed to be revived. Gen. Douglas MacArthur made a request for W.Read More...