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Valerie Melvin — Director of information management and technology resource issues, Government Accountability Office
The Medicare computer network serves millions of healthcare providers that need to check patient eligibility — and it only about three seconds to get results.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has come a long way to get real results for the citizens it serves, according to a recent review by the Government Accountability Office.
Valerie Melvin, director of information management and technology resources issues at GAO, joins In Depth to discuss the program and the steps CMS took to improve it.
CMS took steps to improve its beneficiary eligibility verification system (link to GAO report)
Also on the show:
Pentagon Solutions: CSIS points to latest defense contracting trends
Agency of the Month: ONC expanding Blue Button capabilities
GPO focuses on digital platform in new strategy
In Depth brings you the latest cybersecurity and defense news. Below, find links to the stories mentioned.
Cyber progress fueled by agency brass recognition
DISA plots out five year plan to keep DoD’s cyber edge
Rewrite of cyber circular aims to ‘break some china’
Photos of the amazing, moving, important and amusing things happening in the federal community.