Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
HHS adds health data classes and elements for nationwide sharing
The U.S. Core Data for Interoperability sets a baseline for the electronic exchange of health information.
HHS publishes framework for nationwide health information exchange
The TEFCA exchange will allow data to be shared between a range of healthcare networks.
HHS launches AI website with 2022 priorities
The AI Community of Practice and AI Council will be active this year, and HHS will expand its Trustworthy AI Playbook and develop an AI Use Case Inventory.
HHS publishes tech spec for formatting patient addresses, a key to interoperability
Getting addresses correct is critical to linking patient records and ensuring nationwide interoperability of health IT systems needed during pandemics.
Cerner executive among seven new appointees to GAO health IT advisory committee
Hans Buitendijk of Cerner and Rajesh Godavarthi of software and analytics company MCG are among the private sector appointees.
NCI’s Digital Services Center building system architecture as it goes
Experienced federal staff capable of drafting an implementation plan has been hard to come by.