Horace Blackman

  • VA gains granular view of impact of green IT

    The Lebanon Medical Center in Pennsylvania is using a new dashboard to measure how it’s implementing sustainability efforts. VA expects to save or avoid about $178,000 in the first year of the portal’s use at the facility.

  • In Depth interviews – June 5

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

  • In Depth interviews – Jan. 18

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

  • Werfel, Blackman land in the private sector

    Horace Blackman, a long-time Veterans Affairs IT executive, also leaves for the private sector, joining Lockheed Martin.

  • Horace Blackman, Vice President of Health and Life Sciences, Lockheed Martin

    The Pentagon expects to have 40,000 iPhones and Android smartphones on its military networks within the next year. Right now the Defense Information Systems Agency has only deployed about 4,000, so the Pentagon will have to average about 3,000 new devices every month to meet that goal. Horace Blackman is vice president of health and life sciences at Lockheed Martin and former regional chief information officer for the Veterans Affairs Department. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he offered predictions for how the deployment will unfold.

  • Federal News Countdown: VA’s cyber tools, unproductive Congress

    Horace Blackman, vice president of health and life sciences at Lockheed Martin, and Jon Adler, president of Federal Law Enforcement Officers of America, count down the week’s top federal stories with Francis Rose.

  • Horace Blackman, Vice President of Health and Life Sciences, Lockheed Martin

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services awarded a five-year, $563 million contract to Accenture to continue its work on Healthcare.gov. It’s a high-profile contract in health IT in the federal government, but it’s only one contract. Horace Blackman is vice president of health and life sciences at Lockheed Martin. He shared his Top 3 for 2015 on In Depth with Francis Rose. Horace says health IT growth is poised to explode — and 2015 won’t be the end of it, either.

  • Federal News Countdown: ‘Immature’ agile IT, Grilling OPM’s CIO

    Horace Blackman of Lockheed Martin and Jeff Koch, a former OMB official, count down the week’s top stories with Francis Rose.