Weekly Round-up: November 14, 2014

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The IBM Center's Weekly Round Up highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending November 14...

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New York City Department of Homeless Services

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Pursuing IT Standardization and Consolidation: Insights from Dave Bowen, Director of Health Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, Defense Health Agency, U.S. Department of Defense
The provision of health services is a critical and significant mission within each branch of the U.S. Military, as well as an integral part of the U.S....

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Next Steps in Moneyball Government
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 17:03
Hope springs eternal! Two recent reports, a new book, and a newly introduced bill in Congress all contribute to a...
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Summarizes IBM Center’s Metzenbaum Performance Accountability report.
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Bald discusses the National Security Branch's role in sharing information between the law-enforcement and intelligence communities. He explains how counterterrorism and counterintelligence operations contribute differently to the FBI's mission and how...
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Sloan describes the Coast Guard's assimilation into DHS. Sloan also explains the Coast Guard's Maritime Strategy for Homeland Security. The Maritime Strategy focuses on three areas: prevention of terrorist attacks on the United States from the maritime...
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Taylor discusses how the Department of Defense's Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) process has affected hospitals and medical training facilities, such as the hospital at Andrews Air Force Base and the Walter Reed Army Medical Center. Taylor also...
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Fiely describes her career in government (USAID, the Internal Revenue Service, Environmental Protection Agency, and the Social Security Administration). Fiely also discusses the challenges of implementing change in a global organization such as USAID,...
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Since 1998, the IBM center for The Business of Government has been studying the substantial changes that are under way at all levels of government within the United States and in other nations across the world. These changes are being driven by a series...
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