Federal Health IT News and Analysis
GovernmentCIO Media & Research is dedicated to covering the latest news and developments in federal health IT modernization, encompassing ongoing stories ranging from electronic health records implementation, the application of data analytics to public health quandaries, to the development of AI and machine-learning techniques in pursuit of advanced diagnostics and medical treatment. Advances in federal health IT has a wide-ranging impact on the lives of Americans, and digital modernization has continued to apply these technological advances to public health and medical services that impact the lives of millions every day.
The agency's Million Veteran Program is advancing precision care and treatment for underrepresented populations.
Medical data experts argue for components behind ethical AI and data use.
Secretary McDonough said with easing demand for vaccines, the agency is preparing care for long-haul COVID patients.
FDA’s CTO takes on the new role amid Principal Deputy Commissioner Amy Abernethy’s departure.
Secretary McDonough and Rep. Mark Takano say the proposed bill would overhaul the agency’s infrastructure and health care facilities.
Smaller firms found plus sides of the remote environments in the competitive contracting space.
Newly appointed National Coordinator for Health IT Micky Tripathi details some of the agency's top priorities in 2021.
The agency is implementing new logistical networks and modes of distribution to ensure equitable access to vaccines.
Emergency investments in telehealth and digital services allowed for broader access to VA health care that will persist beyond the pandemic.
The Joint Pathology Center's effort to upload 55 million samples of tissues could pave new opportunities in medical research and patient care.
The cloud is fueling data functions across the institute's research community.
Agencies officials discuss the progress and opportunities in areas like data, security, AI, IOT and workforce.
VA data leaders discuss how expanded clinical capabilities are supporting veteran suicide prevention.
Greater connectivity and information-sharing capacities are helping expedite services and expanding new frontiers of data usage.
Advocates want less advantaged academic institutions to have a larger presence in government contracts.
NITAAC Acting Director Brian Goodger explains next steps and updates to the $40 billion contract vehicle.
Public health officials learned a lot from the pandemic, like how to pivot and upscale health IT and improve future interoperability.
Investment in electronic health records has fostered productive collaboration between agencies.