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CMS administrator says Trump health care executive order means price, quality transparency

"President Trump on Monday signed an executive order that promises to empower patients and require hospitals to disclose their prices…" "The Department of Health and...

Think Interview: VA Secretary Robert Wilkie on Caring for Vets

"The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is charged with a mission laid out by President Lincoln: “To care for him who shall have borne...

Building on VA Success, Video conferencing and collaboration solutions provider Pexip establishes dedicated healthcare...

“Company builds on success with customers like the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA); establishes dedicated healthcare team to capture market momentum Today Pexip, a leading...

Report examines Effective Federal Blockchain Initiatives at FDA and HHS

“The emergence of blockchain holds promise for the federal government to foster trust and greater transparency about certain data activities; but the technology is...

MeriTalk: VA on Track to Improve Veteran Customer Experience

"The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is on track to achieve its agency goal under the President’s Management Agenda (PMA) of improving veteran customer...

HHS and VA weigh in on delivering better customer experience

"The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Healthcare.gov website, both saw increases of four points." "The National Park Service and the Postal Service remain the...

HIT Infrastructure: VHA Boosts VISN Role in Medical Center IT, Contracting Decisions

"The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is expanding the role of Veterans Integrated Service Networks (VISNs) in information technology and contracting decisions in order to...

OMB, USDS, VA, GSA team Nears Completion of its CX CAP Goal

“The CAP Goal, which is part of the President Trump’s March 2018 President’s Management Agenda, is intended to “provide a modern, streamlined, and responsive...

GCN: HHS wraps up blockchain CDM test

“The Department of Health and Human Services recently completed a blockchain proof of concept using the distributed-ledger technology to secure and verify log files...

HHS among agencies citing data concerns in slowness to implement CDM

"Several agencies are taking a more measured approach in implementing the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program in order to make better sense of their...