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HHS IT coordinator researching algorithmic bias and implications for health equity
The office is also working with the CDC on a cloud infrastructure that is intended to improve inter-agency data sharing.
$1.5T spending bill is a mixed bag for IT modernization funds
The fiscal 2022 legislation doesn't include any money for the Technology Modernization Fund but increases funding for some IRS and HHS efforts.
FDA made improving diagnostic test data the focus of its pandemic response
The agency is a part of four interagency working groups and has launched three internal efforts to improve data quality.
Transition to federal health data standards an ‘unfunded mandate’ for smaller providers
Large, technically savvy hospitals tend to have an easier time adopting FHIR R4.
HHS publishes framework for nationwide health information exchange
The TEFCA exchange will allow data to be shared between a range of healthcare networks.
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.