HHS Health and Human Services

HHS Kicks Off Search for New Deputy CIO

The Department of Health and Human Services has outlined criteria for a new hire to the deputy chief information officer position. A July 16 USAJobs notice says DHS will grant ...
Andy Slavitt

Acting CMS Head Andy Slavitt Nominated for Full-Time Post

Andy Slavitt Andy Slavitt, principal deputy administrator of the Department of Health and Human Services‘ Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, has received the White House ...
Anne Rung

Anne Rung to Issue New Buyers Club Adoption Guidance

Anne Rung Anne Rung, administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, has said her office plans to release new guidance late in the summer on how agencies can set up their ...
ContractSigning

Mark Naggar: HHS Buyers Club Seeks Concept Papers for 2nd Year

The Department of Health and Human Services has started a new solicitation through HHS’ Office of Population Affairs in an effort to help OPA grow its online presence and services, ...
Susannah Fox

Susannah Fox Named HHS CTO; Sylvia Mathews Burwell Comments

Susannah Fox The Department of Health and Human Services has appointed Susannah Fox, a more than 10-year veteran of the Pew Research Center, to succeed Bryan Sivak as the department’s ...
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 ...