J.D. Sicilia, Director of the DoD Lean Six Sigma Program Office and Howard Seamens, Performance Improvement Specialist with the Human Capital Portfolio in the DoD Lean Six Sigma Program Office say they’ve cut hiring time and improved candidates for Defense jobs.
The new virtual lifetime electronic records (VLER) will help prevent misplaced paperwork and help providers maintain and offer quality health care to their patients. Dr. Steve Ondra, the senior policy advisor for health affairs at the VA, explains.
No shutdown for summit, Web 2.0 restrictions eased for federal agencies, Newfound asteroid will pass close to earth
Some ex-employees turn to cybercrime
As part of our special week-long series ”HR: Reinvented”, we asked Federal Chief Performance Office Jeff Zients to preview changes coming to personnel practices in the federal government. He told us, changes will start at the beginning.
By the time the NHIN Direct Project is done, there will be one nationwide exchange, consisting of the organizations that have come together in a common policy framework to implement the standards and services. Acting director of the office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, Dr. Doug Fridsma, explains how it will work.
Washington has more green space per person than any other U.S. city of its size. The National Capital Planning Commission’s Director of Intergovernmental affairs Julia Koster explains how federal and local agencies are working together to make them even better.
Jodi Schneider, Congressional expert and Senior Editor in the Washington Bureau of the American Banker, says the budget will be on the minds of Congress but may not be on the agenda right away.
Expert says the federal government has a lot of clout that it’s not using. In its buying power, it needs to insist on safer software when they buy it … things can move in the right direction.
Furlough thousands of federal employees just as they’re asked for their opinions on the federal workplace: what could possibly go wrong?
With a headcount of contractors who work for one of the largest federal agencies in hand yesterday, Sen. Joseph Lieberman (ID-Conn.), chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, began a review of the DHS fiscal year 2011 proposed budget.
Throughout the Nation and around the world, public employees use Public Service Recognition Week to educate citizens about the many ways in which the Federal government serves the people and how federal government services make life better for all of us.
New report addresses how the United States can revitalize its military officer corps to meet current national security challenges, and those that lie ahead.
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