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, ...
HHS Health and Human Services

Sylvia Burwell Names New, Continuing Members of HHS Advisory Committees

The Department of Health and Human Services has added Anjum Khurshid to the Health Information Technology Policy Committee and reappointed Floyd Eisenberg, Leslie Kelly Hall and Arien ...
Doug-Maughan

Doug Maughan: DHS to Key 2015 Cyber Funding Awards on Forensics, Remote Access

Doug Maughan Doug Maughan, director of the Department of Homeland Security science and technology directorate’s cybersecurity division, has said DHS will award $95 million in ...
Sylvia Matthews Burwell

Sylvia Burwell: HHS Partners with Clinicians for $840M Pro-Patient Initiative

Sylvia Matthews Burwell The Department of Health and Human Services has earmarked $840 million to help healthcare providers realign their clinical practices toward a more patient-centered ...
Karen DeSalvo

Karen DeSalvo to Join HHS as Acting Health Assistant Secretary

Karen DeSalvo Karen DeSalvo, director of the Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, will move to the Department of Health and Human Services as acting assistant ...
HHS Health and Human Services

Mark Naggar: HHS Buyers Club Continues Program Evaluation After 1st Contract

Mark Naggar, program manager of the Department of Health and Human Services‘ Buyers Club, say the initiative is moving forward with its first contract to further develop procurement agility ...
cloud

GAO Records 1% Cloud Spending Increase at 7 Agencies

The Government Accountability Office has completed the review of the progress seven federal agencies have made to implement cloud computing and found a 1 percent overall increase in ...
Sylvia Matthews Burwell

HHS Pours $60M into Navigator Grants to Boost HIM Enrollment; Sylvia Matthews Burwell Comments

Sylvia Matthews Burwell The Department of Health and Human Services will award navigator grants amounting to $60 million in a bid to help more Americans enroll in affordable health ...
Andrea Palm

Andrea Palm Adds Senior Counselor Role to HHS Service; Sylvia Burwell Comments

Andrea Palm Andrea Palm, chief of staff at the Department of Health and Human Services, has been appointed to the additional role of senior counselor as HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell ...
HHS Health and Human Services

HHS Seeking Information on Desktop-as-a-Service Offerings

The Department of Health and Human Services is requesting information on desktop-as-a-service technology and related virtualization, standardization and security offerings, as HHS plans ...