Submitted by sfreidus on Wed, 12/27/2017 - 11:25
Submitted by sfreidus on Wed, 12/27/2017 - 10:15
Do health IT and privacy rules need a refresh? Training and definitions may prove the modest start of national health IT improvement, though lawmakers signaled skepticism even as they acknowledged problems in the current regime. "We haven't realized the full potential of health IT for every person in this country," acknowledged National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Dr.
Submitted by SGold on Tue, 12/26/2017 - 15:53
Submitted by SGold on Tue, 12/26/2017 - 14:47
Submitted by rthomas on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 15:46
Throughout its history, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, HUD, has sought to promote sustainable homeownership, support community development, and access to affordable housing. It has also become evident that government best serves the taxpayer when it is performing well and producing sound results. Over the last couple of years, HUD has taken many steps to improve its management and performance in fulfilling its mission.
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:55
Federal Chief Information Officers, like their private sector CIO counterparts, lead the integration of information technology and organizational strategy. CIOs must balance the daily needs of operational IT across their enterprise with how IT can contribute to longer term mission goals – including how government can best serve citizens with modern technology platforms, and protecting the nation from physical and cyber threats – while at the same time overseeing policy and resources for IT in a challenging fiscal environment. U.S.
Submitted by rthomas on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:38
1. GPRA 2.0 (highest number of votes, but it’ll be so retro in 10-15 years!)
2. Other (a close second, but with many options)
b. GPRA 2010
c. GPRA II
d. GPRA Plus
e. Better Results
f. Ignored (and the submitter even apologized, noting “unfortunate but true”)
3. GPRA Mod (probably sounds too much like a TV show)
Submitted by rthomas on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:34
Other Implementation Provisions. The new law contains a number of other implementation provisions worth highlighting:
Submitted by rthomas on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:22
Governance of Overall Performance System. After the original GPRA was adopted in 1993, President Clinton designated the deputy secretaries as their department’s “chief operating officers” responsible for overall management and performance issues, and this was continued by subsequent administrations. President George W.
Submitted by rthomas on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:21
Federal Priority Goal Reviews. According to the Senate committee report, the new law:
“attempts to lay out a process for reviewing progress towards the federal government priority goals on, at minimum, a quarterly basis. For each federal government priority goal, the Director of OMB should review the progress achieved during the most recent quarter and the likelihood of meeting the performance target.