Tag: CMS

Livestream Playback: Remarks by Verma and Liddell at Blue Button 2.0...

White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Coordination, Chris Liddell and Administrator Seema Verma open the Blue Button 2.0 Developers Conference. Watch the...

CMS SPARC Prime, Audacious Inquiry releases white papers on recent CMS...

SPARC Prime Audacious Inquiry has released several white papers based on recent CMS guidance about Medicaid technology covering topics including funding, technology reuse and...

Details for sustainment of CMS DME QIC competition protest published

“DIGEST Protest that the agency failed to evaluate a potential impaired objectivity organizational conflict of interest is sustained where the awardee’s wholly-owned subsidiary would...

CMS awards 3-year task for CMCS Medicaid Website Quality Assurance Support

HUBZone Akira Technologies, Inc has been awarded a contract to provide CMCS Medicaid website quality assurance support to CMS.This task was awarded as a...

Healthcare IT News: CMS, USDS innovators on the future of Blue...

“The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Monday held its first White House hackathon. The topic: Blue Button 2.0.” “Ahead of the event, I...

CMS SPARC Prime Apprio recruits industry veteran to serve as Information...

"Apprio, a leading provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the health, defense and homeland security markets, today announced the appointment of Nicholas Tomlin...

Telesto Group recruits Federal Health Industry veteran John Perkins as new...

John Perkins, a senior operations executive with more than 25 years of serving clients and building relationships in the Public Sector, Healthcare and Financial...

Healthcare Informatics: Assessing CMS’s Risky Move on Risk

Though not entirely unexpected, the announcement last Thursday evening (August 9) by Administrator Seema Verma and her fellow senior officials at the federal Centers...

Microsoft: Microsoft, Amazon, Google, IBM, Oracle, and Salesforce issue joint statement...

“… Today, as health IT community leaders get together at the CMS Blue Button 2.0 Developer Conference here in Washington, DC, we’re pleased to...

Forbes: One Week At CMS: Steps Toward Transformative Changes

“... Administrator Seema Verma announced on Thursday a new proposed rule that would bring more accountability into “Accountable” Care Organizations (ACOs), created under the...