NIH wants your Fitbit data for precision medicine
All of Us participants can now link their wearable devices to start sharing more data.
This year’s Health Datapalooza is all about learning from the community, leaders say
Feedback from actual data users is "really helpful," HHS CTO Bruce Greenstein told FedScoop.
VA taps into Energy’s supercomputers for big data project on health
The departments of Energy and Veterans Affairs will team up to improve health outcomes using supercomputers to process big data on veterans.
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 awards $1.5M to health data pilots
The Department of Health and Human Services awarded $1.5 million Wednesday to seven groups through cooperative agreements to improve the transfer of health data.
HHS targets health data blocking in new contracting guide
The Department of Health and Human Services issued an electronic health records contracting guide Monday to help health care providers avoid buying technologies or services that may ultimately prevent or limit their ability to share patient data with other systems.