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Gordon: Nanotech initiative should be more transparent

April 17, 2008 The five-year-old effort should pay more attention to environmental, health and safety research.

VA's chief information officer makes pitch for more funding

April 4, 2008 Despite strides made, official tells lawmakers that challenges still remain.

GSA official: IBM 'suspension is not punishment'

April 2, 2008 The General Services Administration's top procurement official says barring IBM from any new federal contracts is meant to protect agencies' interests, and ...

Surgeon General: Focus on outcomes will advance Army health care

March 28, 2008 The Army surgeon general says the Army should adopt the combat medicine practices used in Afghanistan and Iraq and shift its medical model to one based on ...

What's Brewin' Column: Bye-bye public circuit buys

March 28, 2008 A free society is based on the uninhibited flow of information, but sometimes the amount of information put out by the Defense Department makes no sense.

National health records network to expand

March 27, 2008 HHS initiative also will integrate electronic health records from Defense, Veterans Affairs, Indian Health Service and other agencies.

HHS awards network contract to share medical records

March 25, 2008 Harris Corp. will borrow components from other federal health systems to build the National Health Information Exchange Gateway so clinicians at four ...

NIH told patients about security breach weeks after incident

March 24, 2008 Personal data on 2,500 individuals had not been encrypted, an apparent violation of an Office of Management and Budget memo directing agencies to encrypt ...

Contract award protests charging conflicts of interest on the rise

March 21, 2008 As agencies rely more on outside contractors to evaluate bids, GAO sees more complaints about bias.

Using virtualization to create policy

March 20, 2008 Agencies use a "synthetic" United States to play out policies.