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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 has rolled out new features of its VEText application to maintain physical distancing.
Accelerating biomedical research involves implementing collaborative digital solutions at NIH.
More details of the extent of the agency’s Fourth Mission reveal ongoing support for non-veterans.
Applying data analytics to predicting and preventing the shortage of vital medical equipment.
The office coordinates nationwide testing of new treatment approaches for cancer.
Data-sharing tools enable the agency to collaborate across the enterprise.
Cloud technology unlocks many benefits for health researchers across government.
The MISSION Act led to improved reporting of staffing and vacancy data at the agency.
Successful AI and machine-learning capacities within health systems require a foundational attention to data quality and the broader care environment.
Recently implemented telework measures are allowing the agency to focus on the Cerner transition despite challenges in pandemic.
The agency is using technologies like virtual waiting rooms and automation to mitigate the increased traffic.
COVID-19 has highlighted opportunities in public policy and supporting public-private efforts.
Digital technologies can enhance how clinicians care for mental illnesses.
The agency is using webinars and customer service tools to connect with industry professionals during the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Data strategies are bringing together researchers to advance health science in areas like cancer.
Surafeal Asgedom oversaw extensive digital transformation across three years at the agency.
The lead behind the agency's data science strategy discusses important of data sharing in health research.
The agency aims to support shorter- and longer-term efforts to expand telehealth with Congress' $200M COVID-19 funding.
The technology is one way to solve national shortages of medical supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The agency prioritizes telehealth and virtual care, plus frequent data communication.