HHS launches $80M public health IT workforce program promoting equity

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The program will address health and socioeconomic inequalities that were illuminated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Renewed Palantir contract could expand disease surveillance to other CDC centers

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The COVID-19 pandemic has led agencies to move to cloud infrastructure to assist with disease surveillance.

HHS to issue timeline for health care data sharing guidance in coming months

by • 2 months ago

New standards on network interoperability will help the agency respond more effectively to a future pandemic.

National lab’s data tools are homing other agencies’ COVID-19 response efforts

by • 2 months ago

About 20 agencies use the tools to plan their COVID-19 response down to the county and demographic levels, and soon they'll help monitor pandemic recovery.

NSF wants to predict and prevent the next pandemic with AI

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The Predictive Intelligence for Pandemic Prevention program is convening researchers across multiple fields to develop algorithms for detecting disease outbreaks early.

Lawmakers request overdue 21st Century IDEA guidance for agencies

by • 3 months ago

The Office of Management and Budget has 45 days to tell agencies how to accelerate use of electronic signatures, modernize their websites and digitize forms.