Neel Mehta

Google and Microsoft Battle for EHR Market

The British National Health Services may abandon its proprietary national health network in favor of Google Health or Microsoft HealthVault, according to the Daily Mail.  Conservative Party leader David Cameron has made it clear that he wants to scrap the Labour Party government’s “centrally determined and unresponsive” plan for a …

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The VA Gets $3.31B for HIT

The Senate Appropriations Committee has awarded the Veterans Administration (VA) with $3.31 billion for health information technology in the new budget plan for 2010. The 2010 budget is 30 percent higher than that of 2009. The committee has suggested that $800 million be allocated new programs, $939 million be spent …

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American Systems Selects New VP Of Acquisition And Logistics

AMERICAN SYSTEMS appointed George Nagy its new vice president of Acquisition and Logistics Strategic Business division. In his new position Nagy will manage and advise AMERICAN SYSTEMS and clients in acquisition and supply-chain management programs.  Nagy joins AMERICAN SYSTEMS from GP Consulting Partners where he served as a strategist, business developer and operations and …

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NJVC Promotes VP of Finance To CFO

NJVC, a leading information technology provider to the US Department of Defense, has promoted Chris Anderson to the position of Chief Financial Officer from his former position as NJVC’s vice president of finance. In his new role as NJVC chief financial strategist Anderson will oversee the accounting, budgeting and forecasting, cash management, financial risk, long-term planning, program control, performance …

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Jerry Williams New CIO Of HUD

Jerry Williams New CIO Of HUD - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development appointed Jerry E. Williams as its new Chief Information Officer. Williams is filling the vacancy left in December by Lisa Schlosser, who currently works under the Environmental Protection Agency. In his new postition Williams will manage a $379.2 million budget and 265 employees as well …

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Sitting Pretty: Sitting and Wellness

Sitting Pretty: Sitting and Wellness - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Are you in good health yet exhausted at the end of the day? After long commutes, hectic days sitting in meetings, crunching on your computer, and then finally, some down time relaxing on the couch, you may blame stress for your fatigue, yet inactivity is probably what leaves you drained. …

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SAIC Announces Acquisition of Atlan, Inc.

SAIC Announces Acquisition of Atlan, Inc. - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has announced that it has acquired Atlan Inc., a cybersecurity product testing firm. Atlan is a leading provider of Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 and 201 validations. “The addition of Atlan’s FIPS testing capabilities enhances SAIC’s overall cybersecurity capabilities as well as our portfolio …

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Microsoft HealthVault Partners with iGuard.org

Microsoft HealthVault has expanded to include the offerings of iGuard.org, an online program to track prescription medicine interactions. iGuard.org is a free, personal drug monitoring program. The Health 2.0 software sends email alerts for any drug interactions, side effects, or treatment duplication based on the prescription and over-the-counter medications that consumers enter …

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2020 Company Names New COO: McCord

2020 Company has named David McCord its new chief operations officer. McCord is replacing Mike Raymond, 2020 Company’s now chief strategy officer. In his new postion as COO David McCord will oversee client service delivery, new business developments and conduct fiance and administration oversight. McCord has over 22 years of …

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Mitch Kugler Named Raytheon’s New VP of Strategy

Mitch Kugler Named Raytheon's New VP of Strategy - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon Company has appointed Mitch Kugler as its new Vice President of Strategy. Kugler will be responsible for formulating the company's strategy while working with Raytheon's businesses. As Vice President of Strategy, Kugler will also support the corporate finance organizations on mergers and acquisitions activities. “Kugler brings to Raytheon a unique …

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