• Tech Agency announces Open House for Vendors’ Budget Saving Ideas

    April 8th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , ,
    Tech Agency announces Open House for Vendors’ Budget Saving Ideas

    This week the California Technology Agency announced that it will hold an Open House April 27th to provide vendors with 15 minutes of fame to provide “innovative ideas and solutions” as to how the state can “balance its budget and overhaul its technology infrastructure”. Overwhelmingly […]

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    If we are going to raise taxes, let’s make government as efficient and lean as possible.

    April 6th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    If we are going to raise taxes, let’s make government as efficient and lean as possible.

    Every time I begin to weaken and think that taxes have to be part of the solution to California’s $27 billion budget deficit, I see stories like these: Governor Brown will hit the road this week to “mobilize support” for higher taxes. Gov. Jerry Brown […]

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    Medi-Cal Fraud – March 16, 2011

    March 16th, 2011 by admin Categories: Shows Archive Tags: , , , , , , , ,
    Medi-Cal Fraud – March 16, 2011 Medi-Cal Fraud – March 16, 2011

    March 16, 2011 with TLTV Special Guests Chris Cruz, CIO DHCS Bruce Lim, Audits and Investigations, DHCS Lawrence Wold, Investigator, DOJ Medical Fraud Unit TechLeader.TV requires Windows Media Player. FireFox 3.0 users may need to launch the player in a separate window, to do so […]

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    TechLeader.TV on Medi-Cal Fraud with Guests Chris Cruz, CIO DHCS; Bruce Lim, Audits & Investigations, DHCS; Lawrence Wold, Investigator, DOJ Medical Fraud Unit March 16, 2011, 11:30 AM PT

    March 14th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV on Medi-Cal Fraud with Guests Chris Cruz, CIO DHCS; Bruce Lim, Audits & Investigations, DHCS; Lawrence Wold, Investigator, DOJ Medical Fraud Unit March 16, 2011, 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program with Chris Cruz Chief Information Officer Office of IT Services Department of Health Care Services Bruce Lim Acting Deputy Director Audits & Investigations Department of Health Care Services with Lawrence Wold California Department of Justice Bureau of Medi-Cal Fraud and Elder Abuse Medi-Cal […]

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    $5 billion IT related budget Cuts/Efficiencies – TLTV Action Items: beats State Auditor & LHC to the Punch

    March 4th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
    $5 billion IT related budget Cuts/Efficiencies – TLTV Action Items: beats State Auditor & LHC to the Punch

    I criticized Governor Brown last time on our TechLeader.TV (TLTV) Webcast for only identifying a paltry $200 million in budget savings through government efficiencies in a $100+ billion state budget. However, he formally asked the Bureau of State Audits and the Little Hoover Commission to […]

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    $5 billion in IT related Cuts & Efficiencies, as Promised, Mar 3, 2011 TLTV Monologue:

    March 4th, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , ,
    $5 billion in IT related Cuts & Efficiencies, as Promised, Mar 3, 2011 TLTV Monologue:

    TLTV March 3, 2011 Guest: Anna Brannen Monologue Hi and welcome to TechLeader.TV, TLTV for short. I am your host JTF. And this is our 5th season of TLTV, continuing with a stellar lineup of topics and guests, the show that everyone’s talking about, a […]

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    Submit your IT Related Cuts & Savings in the Comment Field below

    March 3rd, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,
    Submit your IT Related Cuts & Savings in the Comment Field below

    As you know TechLeader.TV is taking a broad scythe to state IT spending on today’s Webcast, along with some new, innovative applications of IT analytical tools to prevent/recover improper and fraudulent state payments of benefits, and other programs. Now it’s you turn. Use the comment […]

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    Day Three: TechLeader.TV’s “Top Actions” to Cut California Government Waste and Boost Efficiency

    March 1st, 2011 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , ,
    Day Three: TechLeader.TV’s “Top Actions” to Cut California Government Waste and Boost Efficiency

    Here’s TechLeader.TV’s Contribution – $5 billion Deficit Reduction DAY ONE: February 25, 2011 Eliminate $1.8 billion Financial Information System for California (FI$Cal) Project  – Savings: $1.7 billion DAY TWO: February 28, 2011 Terminate California Court Case Management System (CCMS) Immediately – Savings: $1.5 billion DAY […]

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