09 Sep '13, 5pm

IT Hiccups of the Week: A Bad Week for U.S. State Government IT

IT Hiccups of the Week: A Bad Week for U.S. State Government IT

The Department of Human Services insisted on 1 July that there was nothing major to worry about, regardless of what the audit reported. It conceded that there might be an “initial rough patch of 30 to 90 days as providers get used to using the new system ,” but that there should be smooth sailing after that. Well, it has been a very rough patch indeed for many providers , who are, after 70 days and counting, still very unhappy with the system. The department has even had to mail emergency paper checks to over a thousand providers who couldn’t get their claims accepted by the new system and were facing financial hardship. A Triangle Business Journal story from last week reported that the NCTracks “has missed its own targets nearly across the board, some by significant amounts.

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