Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC exits effort to collect hospitals’ coronavirus data

by • 1 month ago

The agency is no longer involved in the Department of Health and Human Service's increasingly streamlined collection of hospital COVID-19 data.

As data-sharing becomes more crucial, agencies say industry can help with privacy issues

by • 1 month ago

The Census Bureau and others are looking for help, especially with commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) technology that could help fight the coronavirus pandemic while protecting people's identities.

Census Bureau launches surveys, data hub to track coronavirus impacts

by • 4 months ago

The Household and Small Business pulse surveys fill COVID-19 data gaps, and the bureau may begin mapping the new statistics as early as May.

Inside the HHS system informing White House coronavirus decisions

by • 4 months ago

The Department of Health and Human Services' CIO shop developed HHS Protect in nine days and continues to scale the platform used by hundreds of officials, including Dr. Deborah Birx.

Real-time government data on pandemic remains scant as crisis continues

by • 4 months ago

The CDC is the only government agency that has made a COVID-19 data summary available to the public — but open-data advocates want to see more.

An unprecedented wave of personal data could be heading to federal agencies

by • 4 months ago

Under the national coronavirus emergency, companies don't need much permission to give up people's data to the federal government. Privacy advocates are concerned with how agencies will gather, store and utilize it.

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