Department of Health and Human Services

CMS must ensure that third parties use Medicare data more securely, GAO report cautions

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

The report advises CMS to set up more processes and procedures for security.

HHS has a new step-by-step guide to getting, and using, digital health records

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 weeks ago

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has a new webpage with a step-by-step guide.

Are microservices the gateway to modernization?

by Carten Cordell • 3 weeks ago

Officials looking to begin the lift of transforming their infrastructures could start by applying microservices to their underlying systems.

Top women in federal IT share inspiration, life advice at CIO Council event

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 weeks ago

Be intellectually curious, find a mentor and don't be afraid to take an unconventional route, they said.

Report: HHS CISO Chris Wlaschin is on his way out

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

The agency's top information security official had a relatively short tenure — he joined in January 2017.

CSRA gets $139M engineering contract for HHS’s NextGen IT

by Carten Cordell • 1 month ago

Two months after it scored a contract to update HHS's IT operations, CSRA will now provide engineering services to manage its NextGen IT infrastructure.