Emily Montandon, Associate Editor

Associate Editor

February 16, 2010

San Jose, Calif., Upgrades 911 Call Center Technology

Call center improves redundancy and simplifies retrieval of recordings.

December 17, 2009

Year in Review: Cyber-Security, Health IT Remain Important Issues for 2010

Upgrading legacy health systems and using shared services will be among government's priorities.

November 2, 2009

Do Twitter and Other Social Networks Shield Anonymous Complainers on Topics like Health-Care Reform? (Opinion)

Or do public online forums also give way to honest, informative discussions on contentious issues?

October 20, 2009

Arizona and Utah Allow Medicare Beneficiaries to Use Electronic Personal Health Records

Medicare recipients can access their own health data in electronic medical records.

August 26, 2009

Health Information Exchange Provider Offers States Free Backbone for Information Sharing

Hospitals, insurers and other health-care providers can exchange medical information on a per-use basis.

July 27, 2009

New York City E-Waste Law Challenged by Electronics Industry Associations

Consumer Electronics Association and the Information Technology Industry Council suggest a different approach to New York City e-waste law. City councilman says current law is a national model.

June 30, 2009

New York City Health Department Helps Doctors Adopt Electronic Health Records

New York City's Primary Care Information Project pays some costs of deploying EHR systems.

May 18, 2009

Budget Deficits Put Government's Sacred Programs Under Scrutiny

Web 2.0 tool could be useful idea generators, says panel at Conference on California's Future.

April 1, 2009

Health Information Technology Stimulus Requires Careful Planning

Stimulus act funds give priority to reimbursing doctors and hospitals that use electronic health records.

February 2, 2009

Apollo 13 Flight Director Says Space Exploration Can Stoke Economy

Retired Apollo 13 Flight Director Gene Kranz hopes President Barack Obama maintains NASA funding level.

November 20, 2008

Afterschool Program Gives Kids Tech Skills and Computers

Florida's Make It-Take It program prepares students for job market.

October 1, 2008

Interactive Technology Engages Library of Congress Patrons

New applications enrich experience for in-person and online visitors.

July 29, 2008

David Brailer on Health IT; Emergency Managers Ponder Climate Change

David Brailer on Health IT; Emergency Managers Ponder Climate Change

July 16, 2008

Business Continuity: Survey Gauges Government's Ability to Survive Disaster

Disaster planning and cross-agency communications are crucial capabilities, experts say.

June 16, 2008

Health IT Is Highlighted at California Forum to Improve Health Care

David Brailer, former health IT czar, speaks at California health forum.

June 2, 2008

Tiny Little Rip-Offs

Tiny Little Rip-Offs

April 20, 2008

Peter Collins, CIO of Austin, Honored at GTC Southwest

Texas Gov. Rick Perry urges CIOs to Innovate.

February 7, 2008

Product Review: AcerPower 2000

Good things come in small packages.

January 31, 2008

Peter Collins Honored as Texas' CIO of the Year

For his leadership and management skills completing a number of projects for the city of Austin and his work with collaborative partners across the region.