chief data officer (CDO)
And then there was one: CDO Siddiqui leaving HHS
The OCTO CDO's role became less clear when the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act took effect in 2019.
VA looks to streamline use military discharge data
“We’re moving toward a future state where veterans don’t need to present the DD 214,” said VA's new chief data officer.
2019 in review: A chief data officer in every agency
The signing of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act sent agencies running to find a CDO.
DOT agencies adding data leadership while simplifying regulations
The department is using natural language processing to analyze its regulations and measure their complexity for lawyers to refactor.
HHS will hire a new chief data officer after all
The Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act created a new CDO role that still needs to be filled, according to a department spokesperson.
Who is actually chief data officer at HHS?
There's an ongoing debate at the department over who should control the role, ever since the passage of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act.