Isabel FitzGerald

Former Maryland IT secretary pleads guilty to bribery charge


Isabel FitzGerald, a former state Cabinet member, pleaded guilty to a bribery charge after threatening to cancel vendor contracts.

Maryland health exchange technology chief steps down


Maryland’s IT chief, Isabel FitzGerald, who played a key role in overhauling the state’s flawed health insurance exchange system, is stepping down from her role on the state's health exchange Dec. 18.

Maryland stess tests new health exchange to avoid enrollment troubles


Maryland is in the final stages of testing a new health insurance exchange, modeled off of one used in Connecticut. The state hopes to avoid the troubles it encountered with its previous system, one of the most troubled in the country, which was not prepared to handle the volume of traffic coming its way.

Maryland IT names new COO


Mike Malinoff, the former city manager of Annapolis, Md., has been named the chief operations officer for Maryland’s Department of Information Technology.

Maryland exchange still seeing problems


Maryland’s health insurance exchange as part of the Affordable Care Act continues to struggle despite recently claims from Gov. Martin O’Malley that it is working for most customers.