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National Health IT Week at the FCC

This week the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) CONNECT2HEALTHFCC Task Force, a group formed in March 2014 that is focused on using broadband deployment to accelerate the adoption of advanced healthcare technologies, is joining more than 400 other public and private organizations in recognizing National Health IT Week (NHIT week).  NHIT week is a series of

Glitches, Delays in Rollout of Healthcare.gov Website May Spark Broad Reforms in How the U.S. Government Purchases IT

In a press conference today announcing changes in the implementation of the Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act, President Obama leveled possibly his harshest, highest-profile criticism of the system that the U.S. Government uses to purchase information technology (IT).  The problems and delays surrounding the implementation of the Healthcare.gov website have shined a public spotlight