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Where HHS 2015 IT budget is headed: Data

July 29, 2014 — The sprawling IT budget at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) makes it one of the most heavily funded civilian organizations in the federal government. And almost all of that money is being laser focused on data, and how to use it securely.

 

What kind of numbers are we dealing with? HHS’ FY15 top-level IT request is $8.63 billion dollars (about the same as last year), with approximately $7.5 billion aimed at maintaining existing systems. The balance will be used for development, modernization, and enhancement, to buy new software and systems and create new capabilities.

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BrownIT Holdings Corporation Adds Government and Healthcare Technology Specialist to the Board of Advisors

 BALTIMORE, May 15, 2014 — BrownIT Holdings Corporation announced that Parham Eftekhari has been confirmed as a member of the Board of Advisors.

 

“BrownIT is happy to have Mr. Eftekhari on board” says Mark Brown, CEO of BrownIT Holdings. “His Government and Healthcare industry expertise will be a great asset to BrownIT’s acquisition growth strategy.”

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BrownIT Holdings Corporation Adds Financial and Risk Management Specialist to the Board of Directors

BALTIMORE, May 7, 2014 – BrownIT Holdings Corporation announced that Robert Hoster has been confirmed as a member of the Board of Directors.

 

Mark Brown, CEO of BrownIT Holdings said, “We welcome the addition of Mr. Hoster to the BrownIT team. His financial and accounting expertise will be a vital component to ensuring BrownIT’s compliance moving forward.”

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BrownIT Teams with AudioEye to Provide Voice-Driven Website Technology for Federal Government Healthcare IT Sector


Relationship Should Accelerate Adoption of Internet Accessibility Mandates for Disabled Population

BALTIMORE, MD. and TUCSON, AZ. – March 24, 2014 -- BrownIT Corporation and AudioEye, Inc (OTCQB: AEYE) have formed a strategic teaming relationship to provide voice technology solutions to the federal government healthcare IT market. This teaming agreement provides significant value for both organizations. AudioEye has created a proprietary Audio Internet® Accessibility platform that allows people with disabilities to interact with websites like never before. Additionally, AudioEye’s technology is the first of its kind to fully comply with government mandates, such as the Communications & Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

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BrownIT Teams with SkillBridge to Provide Cyber Security Training Solutions for the Government

 

BrownIT Corporation and SkillBridge, LLC have formed a strategic teaming relationship to provide cyber security training and awareness solutions to the federal healthcare IT market. This teaming agreement provides significant value for both organizations. SkillBridge brings a wealth of technical experience in developing customized training platforms as well as numerous over the counter and computer based training modules. The need for qualified cyber personnel is greater than ever in the federal government, which is exactly the market where BrownIT is embedded.
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BrownIT Holdings Corporation Assigns
Commercial Market Growth Strategist to Advisory Board

BALTIMORE, DECEMBER 19, 2013 — BrownIT Holdings Corporation announced that Mike Rogers has been confirmed as a member of the Board of Advisors.

 

Mark Brown, CEO of BrownIT Holdings said, “We see the addition of Mike Rogers as a natural and beneficial fit to our expansion strategy. BrownIT is seeking to develop in global and commercial markets through selected acquisitions and Mike’s expertise will prove crucial in the success of those ventures.”

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BrownIT Holdings Corporation Adds
Government Marketing Expert to Board of Directors

BALTIMORE, DECEMBER 10, 2013 – BrownIT Holdings Corporation announced that Mark Hogan has been confirmed as a member of the Board of Directors.

 

Mark Brown, CEO of BrownIT Holdings said, “We are enthusiastic that Mr. Hogan has agreed to contribute his considerable talents and expertise to the board of BrownIT. His experience in the government contracting community will be invaluable to BrownIT as the company seeks aggressive expansion in the federal market.”

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Q&A: Mark Brown, President of BrownIT, Discusses Growth Opportunities for Contractors in Health IT

from FedConnects

With the health IT arena expanding everyday, there are plenty of opportunities for contractors and other IT providers to provide new solutions to the marketplace.  In addition, it is often the smaller companies who are paving the way for innovation and creating the solutions that enhance overall patient care.

 

The FedConnects team had the unique opportunity to speak with Mark Brown, President of BrownIT, about this and much more.  BrownIT is building a solid name for itself by creating solutions that improve the quality of healthcare through innovation.

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How 3 ACOs Use Technology To Survive

from Information Week Healthcare

Nine accountable care organizations are dropping out of a program touted as a key cost-saving element of Obamacare. Here's how three providers are using technology to stick it out.

Information technology is indispensable to the success of an accountable care organization. You can't have coordinated healthcare without the IT to back it up, and with nine of 32 pilot ACOs dropping out of the program, industry leaders are assessing what it takes to do ACOs right and what lessons they've learned so far.

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BrownIT engages with K3 Strategic Development Group to Assess Corporate Structure and Develop a Long-Term Growth Strategy

BrownIT Corporation, an information technology consulting firm in the healthcare industry, has engaged K3 Strategic Development Group

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