Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Biden’s COVID-19 strategy promises data-driven response, improved IT interoperability
Data support teams will help states and localities struggling to provide timely, reliable data on the virus' spread.
DHS advances AI project improving use of contractor past performance data
The Procurement Innovation Lab added 10 agencies and eliminated two companies from consideration as they continue to refine their prototypes.
Bobby Saxon promoted to CMS deputy CIO role
Officially the deputy director of CMS's Office of IT, Saxon will join George Hoffmann as one of CIO Rajiv Uppal's deputies.
How the U.S. Digital Service is helping during the coronavirus pandemic
The USDS has some team members embedded in the White House Coronavirus Task Force and is pitching in at the state and local levels, among other things.
White House asks hospitals for daily coronavirus testing data to help track spread
The Coronavirus Task Force further sought bed capacity and supply data in a Sunday letter to the nation's approximately 4,700 hospitals.
GSA’s coronavirus bot shows how RPA can supplement pandemic response
The agency needed to process a lot of data about infection counts in areas where it runs federal buildings. Robotic process automation (RPA) cut down a lot of repetitive, manual work that humans were doing.