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DATA Act part two? OMB supports move to common data formats for contractors, grantees
Standardizing federal award data and reporting requirements is an important step in reducing the size of the government, the report states.
New ONC chief looks to slash document burden for small medical practices
The office’s focus on reducing the documentation burden is part of a strategy to make the use of EHRs more palatable for small practice physicians.
HHS finds a new CTO in Bruce D. Greenstein
He's the fourth person to fill the top data and technology role since its creation in 2009.
For health tech post, HHS reportedly brings in former congressman
John Fleming, a physician, was recently named the deputy assistant secretary for health technology at the Department of Health and Human Services, according to the Times-Picayune newspaper.
Chief data officer leaving Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Niall Brennan, chief data officer for CMS, is leaving the agency, FedScoop has learned.
HHS picks health care ISAC
HHS awarded a health care information sharing and analysis center in Florida $350,000 to help develop a system for sharing cyberthreat information across the public heath and health care sectors.