Inside the HHS system informing White House coronavirus decisions
The Department of Health and Human Services' CIO shop developed HHS Protect in nine days and continues to scale the platform used by hundreds of officials, including Dr. Deborah Birx.
And then there was one: CDO Siddiqui leaving HHS
The OCTO CDO's role became less clear when the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act took effect in 2019.
HHS will hire a new chief data officer after all
The Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act created a new CDO role that still needs to be filled, according to a department spokesperson.
Who is actually chief data officer at HHS?
There's an ongoing debate at the department over who should control the role, ever since the passage of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act.
‘Get the agencies moving’ toward CDO Council, former House Speaker urges
The Office of Management and Budget must work with agencies' CDOs to ensure that happens in the first year of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act, said former House Speaker Paul Ryan.
HHS partners with DISA on assured identity biometric login system
DISA's Assured Identity program is catching on with HHS for potential use with first responders and other health care workers.