In an interview, ONC head Micky Tripathi shared his thoughts on information blocking complaints, provider worries about compliance and what’s holding up the HHS in delineating punishments for actors found obstructing data — a major
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HealthITbuzz: This World AIDS Day – Reflecting on Health IT as a Tool for Advancing Health Equity and Ending the HIV Epidemic
December 1st is World AIDS Day, when we collectively remember those who died due to AIDS-related illnesses and renew our commitment to work together to end the HIV epidemic and support people with HIV. This
The Health Information Technology Advisory Committee (HITAC) recently submitted their final report and recommendations related to ONC adopted standards and implementation specifications referenced in federal regulations. The report and recommendations are based on the work
ONC is working alongside Health Level Seven International (HL7®) and with a wide range of partners from health care, government (federal and states), community-based organizations, developers, providers, and industry stakeholders to launch a national Gravity
HealthIT Buzz: Interoperability in Action: ONC Informs CMS Ruling on Hospital Measures for Public Health and Health Equity Reporting
The Promoting Interoperability Program has been an important mechanism for driving improvement in public health reporting through the program’s Public Health and Clinical Data Exchange Objective. By including measures that require hospitals to use certified
As we’ve previously discussed, algorithms—step by step instructions (rules) to perform a task or solve a problem, especially by a computer—have been widely used in health care for decades. One clear use of these algorithms
Job Details Description NCQA is hiring a Director, Federal Affairs to play a leadership role in NCQA’s work to position the organization as a leader in health policy, health equity, and digital quality measurement, while
HealthIT Buzz: Interoperability in Action: CMS Rule Builds on ONC Initiatives to Simplify Health Information Exchange
On August 1, 2022, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced final changes to its payment program for acute care hospitals in 2023. The FY 2023 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) final rule
A joint HRSA-ONC initiative is supporting interoperability and data exchange. In late August, ONC and HRSA announced a new USCDI+ collaboration to support HRSA’s Uniform Data System reporting through the UDS Modernization Initiative. The agencies
ONC recently held a health care provider-focused workshop and guided discussion on opportunities and challenges related to sharing electronic health information (EHI). More than 200 people involved with utilizing health information technology (health IT) to
FedScoop: CDC awards Palantir consolidated disease surveillance contract worth $443M December 8, 2022
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention awarded a $443 million contract consolidating and ren...
IHS awards ServiceNow license renewal task December 8, 2022
Carahsoft Technology Corp. has been awarded a 2-year, $2M task with the Indian Health Service to pr...
NIH NCI awards Data Infrastructure, Data Management and Data Preparation, and Advanced Statistical and Bioinformatics Data Analysis Services task December 8, 2022
Information Management Services (IMS) has been awarded a 5-year, $5M task with the National Institu...
VA awards 5-year Vocera Software and On-Site Maintenance task December 8, 2022
SDVOSB Four Points Technology has been awarded a 5-year, $1.5M task by the Department of Veterans ...
HHS ASPR awards Monkeypox Symptom Identification Machine Learning Solution R&D contract December 8, 2022
VisualDx has been awarded a 10-month, $700k contract with the Department of Health and Human Servic...
VA awards Real Time Location System (RTLS) Expansion task December 5, 2022
Perspecta Enterprise Solutions has been awarded a one-year, $800k task with the Department of Vetera...
VA awards $12M Finance Service Center Accounting Support Services contract December 5, 2022
GenTech Associates has been awarded a $12M contract with Department of Veterans Affairs to provide f...
FDA Awards Risk Data, Modeling, and Tool Research and Development task December 5, 2022
8(a) Small Business Goldbelt C6 has been awarded a one-year, $800k task with the Food and Drug Adm...
Press Release: Aptive HTG Receives 5-Year, $143M Policy Transformation Contract from Veterans Health Administration December 2, 2022
Aptive HTG received a five-year contract to provide policy analysis, development and implementation ...
Press Release: Maximus Awarded $100 Million Contract by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Extend CDC-INFO Program November 18, 2022
Maximus (NYSE: MMS), a leading employer and provider of government services worldwide, today announc...