Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
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.
‘Get the agencies moving’ toward CDO Council, former House Speaker urges
The Office of Management and Budget must work with agencies' CDOs to ensure that happens in the first year of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act, said former House Speaker Paul Ryan.
USDS wants to fix the ‘black hole’ USAJOBS with alternative hiring assessment
The U.S. Digital Service recently piloted pass-fail assessments of applicants against IT job requirements at the Department of Health and Human Services and National Park Service.
With AI, agencies have secondary responsibility of providing data for industry
Agencies play a vital role in the development of artificial intelligence by sharing their data with the public, according to a pair of top administration tech leaders.
Medicare data project gains momentum as CMS continues its push for interoperability
CMS is setting up its "sandbox" for capturing claims data and making it useful to providers. It should be ready by mid-November.
Report: Why health data privacy needs more than HIPAA
In this op-ed, experts from the Center for Open Data Enterprise detail a new report that helps stakeholders understand the state of health data privacy, shortcomings in the current system, and possible remedies.