cyber

Report: HHS, TSA Eye Individual Agency-Based CDM Programs

The Department of Health and Human Services and the Transportation Security Administration are pushing forward with examinations of potential procurement programs for their own cyber ...
big data

Damon Davis: HHS to Refresh Open Health Data Portal

The Department of Health and Human Services plans to update the HealthData.gov website with the goal of making it easier for users to access public data sets in the repository, Federal ...
Karen DeSalvo

Karen DeSalvo to Receive HHS Assistant Secretary for Health Nomination

Karen DeSalvo Karen DeSalvo, national coordinator for health information technology at the Department of Health and Human Services, will be nominated by President Barack Obama to the ...
Ahmed Haque

Profile: Ahmed Haque, Office of Programs and Engagement Director at ONC

Ahmed Haque Ahmed Haque serves as the director of the Office of Programs and Engagement in the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology‘s. He leads ...
IT Spending

IDC: FY 2015 Civilian IT Spending to Exceed Defense Agencies

A new study by IDC Government Insights forecasts IT spending among civilian agencies to exceed initial fiscal year 2015 projections by $4.5 billion by September and exceed spending ...
HHS Health and Human Services

Sylvia Burwell, Karen DeSalvo: HHS Proposes EHR Rules for Incentives, Interoperability

Sylvia Burwell The Department of Health and Human Services is leading efforts to release the latest rules on managing electronic health records under the Medicare and Medicaid EHR ...
health infosec

ONC Drafts National EHR Interoperability Roadmap; Sylvia Burwell, Karen DeSalvo Comment

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has released a draft plan to establish a system for interoperable health information exchange on a national ...
Frank Baitman

Frank Baitman Seeks HHS Efficiency with IT Consolidation Work in 2015

Frank Baitman Frank Baitman, chief information officer at the Department of Health and Human Services, plans to put agency plans to consolidate its information technology systems into ...
Bryan Sivak

Report: HHS to Pilot DATA Act Financial Reporting Standards; Bryan Sivak Comments

Bryan Sivak The Department of Health and Human Services will pilot the data standardization measures of the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act over a two-year period beginning ...
cybersecurity

HHS Inspector General to Prioritize Medical Tech Cybersecurity in Fiscal 2015

The Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General plans to increase oversight of cybersecurity policies for medical technology during the current fiscal year, ...