National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Pandemic pushed National Cancer Institute to commercial software for telemedicine, CIO says
The institute switched to Microsoft Teams for telemedicine amid the pandemic because it was quick to scale, cheap and user-friendly.
NIH advances COVID-19 health status reporting and contact tracing pilot with IBM
The company will be allowed to deploy its Digital Health Pass platform at Washington, D.C.'s water utility to help manage employees during the pandemic.
SolarWinds recap: All of the federal agencies caught up in the Orion breach
At least six agencies so far have publicly acknowledged a breach caused by the cyberattacks.
Palantir lands $44.4M FDA contract for data management and analytics platform
FDA is the latest health agency to expand its relationship with the Silicon Valley company.
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.