Tags Department of Health and Human Services

Code-a-thon for opioid crisis delivers digital tools — and a hint of HHS culture change

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 days ago

The idea got "funny looks" to begin with, leadership said, but the reality of the event was inspiring.

HHS code-a-thon on opioid crisis puts an emphasis on the human dimension

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 6 days ago

Despite the potential power in the numbers, officials reminded the crowd that this is a crisis affecting people.

HHS CISO Chris Wlaschin on the importance of cyber-hygiene

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 weeks ago

In this FedScoop Q&A: Wlaschin talks about what he views as the most critical part of his job today.

Beyond USAJobs: CIO Council hiring event brings IT applicants, hiring managers face-to-face

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

Day one of the inaugural two-day event kicked off on Monday morning in Silver Spring, Md.

HHS continuing to push for health care cyberthreat sharing

by Carten Cordell • 1 month ago

Sharing cyberthreat information between public and private sector partners is becoming the prescription for the Department of Health and Human Services.

HHS to host a code-a-thon to craft tools that will help combat the opioid crisis

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

Nearly 100 Americans die every day from opioid overdoses, so HHS wants to leverage data for better treatment and prevention solutions.