Tag: Modernization

Federal News Network: Cloud computing: Ascending the procurement mountain

Over the course of the last week, the General Services Administration issued and received comments on a draft Ascend Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA). This...

FedScoop: National Center for Health Statistics targeting fall launch of virtual...

The National Center for Health Statistics is testing a virtual data enclave internally to make its sensitive data available to more researchers, with plans...

CDC taps Task Lead for Modernization Initiative, Health IT Project Manager

Emily Rohman, an industry leader with 5+ years of experience leading cross-functional teams and launching products and programs that solve social issues within non-profit,...

Interoperability: Driven by Industry, Technology and Partnerships

This interview with Jason Windsor, Colonel, U.S. Army, (Retired) and Vice President, Health IT with GDIT, discusses the promise and challenge of interoperability, the opportunity...

Federal News Network: House shows love for some IT modernization funds,...

House lawmakers, however, didn’t strongly support the Technology Modernization Fund, providing it with $100 million, which is $200 million less than the Biden administration...

Federal Register: Request for Information (RFI): HHS Initiative To Strengthen Primary...

... SUMMARY: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) requests input from persons, communities, health care...

FedScoop: Biden signs VA health record modernization transparency act into law

President Biden has signed into law the VA Electronic Health Record Transparency Act of 2021. Following the enactment of the bill, the Department of Veterans...

CMS awards Data Dissemination Service Modernization contract

VITG, an 8(a) HUZone small business has been awarded a 1-year, $1M contract by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide...

GovConWire: Health Care Orgs Target Faster Development Processes & IT Team...

"In today’s U.S. health care market, speed is a top-ranking priority. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, health care organizations are looking at...

GovCIO Newscast: Listen: FDA CIO Talks New ‘Enterprise Modernization Action Plan’

"The Food and Drug Administration released an Enterprise Modernization Action Plan (EMAP), the next installment of the agency’s “stronger data and technology foundational approach,”...