National Institutes of Health (NIH)
HHS is improving tracking of COVID-19 vaccine trials with an Oracle cloud system
The Oracle Health Management System collects real-time treatment data from people outside the traditional health care system, which will make circulating a vaccine easier.
NIH expanding enclave for COVID-19 data with $36M Palantir contract
The one-year, $36 million-ceiling contract currently consists of four task orders, which were placed Sunday to support a variety of NIH workflows related to COVID-19.
HHS’s sweeping $2.5B EIS contract could be a model for other agencies’ telecom transitions
The department consolidated 11 information technology and telecommunications contracts into one in what will likely be the single, largest EIS procurement.
NIH makes its coronavirus genomic data publicly accessible in the cloud
Researchers can now quickly access the data for free, so long as they have an NIH award.
NIH launches coronavirus research platform, but hospital data sharing could take time
The National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C) will allow for collection and analysis of clinical, laboratory and diagnostic data from hospitals and other health-care institutions.
FDA becomes ninth Centers of Excellence partner, hot on the heels of NIH
The General Services Administration will specifically assist the agency's IT community with modernization.