Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
The 4 federal shared services marketplaces are shaping up
The Department of Health and Human Services may soon be the latest QSMO, while the others have taken strides to build out their marketplaces.
VA open to alternatives to Palantir for coronavirus tracking
VA and HHS quickly awarded multimillion-dollar contracts to the Silicon Valley company for its data services at the pandemic's outset citing urgency.
HHS’s sweeping $2.5B EIS contract could be a model for other agencies’ telecom transitions
The department consolidated 11 information technology and telecommunications contracts into one in what will likely be the single, largest EIS procurement.
HHS appoints Perryn Ashmore acting CIO, CDO
Ashmore will pick up where José Arrieta, who resigned to spend more time with his kids, left off with major initiatives like HHS Protect.
CDC would become central point for pandemic data under new House bill
The Health STATISTICS Act would have the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention set data and technology standards.
Committee creating the Federal Data Service to finally meet
Meetings have been delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, which could become the focus of the committee's early data pilot projects.