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  • U.S. CIO Urges Feds to Fail Fast, Not Fail Big

    Taking a page from the private sector, federal CIO Steve VanRoekel calls for a more agile, iterative approach to government IT projects.

    Written by Kenneth Corbin10 Feb. 14 16:53
  • Former Microsoft exec to head HealthCare.gov effort

    Kurt DelBene, the retired president of Microsoft's Office Division, will take over the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' insurance shopping site, HealthCare.gov.

    Written by Grant Gross17 Dec. 13 18:41
  • Security concerns about HealthCare.gov are overblown, Democrats say

    Security concerns raised by Republican critics of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' botched rollout of HealthCare.gov have been overstated, according to a memo released Friday by two Democratic members of Congress.

    Written by Grant Gross13 Dec. 13 19:49
  • Outdated IT contracting rules added to HealthCare.gov woes?

    Critics of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' botched deployment of HealthCare.gov can point to a series of management mistakes, but many observers point to a more systematic problem with government IT contracts.

    Written by Grant Gross13 Dec. 13 19:45
  • Republicans question coverage under HealthCare.gov

    About 365,000 U.S. residents have signed up for new health insurance through HealthCare.gov and other means, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced, but Republican lawmakers questioned whether millions of people would lose existing coverage by Jan. 1.

    Written by Grant Gross11 Dec. 13 18:50
Features about Healthcare.gov
  • 10 Stories That Shaped Tech Policy in 2013

    From the NSA surveillance revelations to the troubled government healthcare website to a variety of issues that didn't make the mainstream news, here are the top tech policy stories that played out in 2013.

    Written by Kenneth Corbin23 Dec. 13 20:26
  • HealthCare.gov's problems: What we know so far

    More than a month after it went live, a couple of large questions remain about the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' botched launch of HealthCare.gov.

    Written by Grant Gross07 Nov. 13 17:48