Tag: Coronavirus

DHA Official: Partnerships, COVID-19 are catalysts for enterprise virtual health

"In the pre-COVID-19 world, nearly all health care was delivered in person within brick-and-mortar facilities. Telehealth, referred to in the Department of Defense as...

Nextgov: Synthetic Data Engine to Support NIH’s COVID-19 Research-Driving Effort

"An artificial intelligence-enabled synthetic data generator that converts clinical data of any kind into equivalent, mock versions that don't expose sensitive patient-identifying details is...

DHA moving ahead with MHS transition after COVID pause and standardization...

"The Defense Health Agency said it is continuing to take over the military services’ hospitals and clinics despite concerns from the leaders of the...

WOSB scores $29M NIH Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV)...

Woman-owned small business IQ Solutions beat out 21 other bidder to be awarded a 2-year Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV) Cross Marketing...

GovernmentCIO Newscast: Listen: VA Telehealth Innovation in the Age of COVID

"Kevin Patel, winner of the VHA Innovation Ecosystem Challenge America COVID-19 Maker Challenge series, and Allison Amrhein, director of operations for the VHA Innovators...

8(a) Veteran-owned small business wins DHA MHS GENESIS data contract

8(a) Veteran-owned small business Emerge Solutions Group (Emerge) has been awarded a 2 ½-year $4M contract with Defense Health Agency. Work is related to...

DHA awards COVID-19 Analytics, Modeling and Simulation contract to Ernst &...

Ernst & Young (EY) was recently awarded a 1-year COVID-19 Analytics, Modeling and Simulation contract with the Defense Health Agency. Work will be to...

PBS NewsHour: Reports highlight failures of the VA’s health system during...

"The U.S. Departments of Veterans Affairs operates the nation's biggest hospital system, serving millions of former service members around the county. But according to...

Health.mil: DHA’s IT innovation continues during COVID-19 pandemic

“The Defense Health Agency’s innovations in Information Technology in 2020 not only aided the immediate response to the COVID-19 pandemic, but also proved that...

COVID-19 relief bill includes $62.4M for interoperable public health data systems...

“Congress ensured of millions of dollars will go toward public health data system modernization over the next five years, as part of the $900...