Senior federal information technology officials today discussed making government data available and working with industry during an event hosted by the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association’s Bethesda Chapter.
The Food and Drug Administration is seeking public comment on 21 draft ideas to improve transparency and disclosure at the agency.
The Health and Human Services Department will give $1 billion in economic stimulus law funding to academic and public health laboratories.
Organizations can compete on six teams for the best innovations in smart grid, IT infrastructure and green technology.
In March, the National Institutes of Health became the first government agency to accept two types of industry-standard online identity credentials that people can get for free.
The Health and Human Services Department has released an interim final rule on a new Web portal for information to allow consumers to compare insurance coverage.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius released her top strategic initiatives for the department, which include health IT elements.
Vish Sankaran, program director for the Federal Health Architecture system, announced his resignation today.
An advisory panel wants a new national database to ensure the safe use of electronic health record systems.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration will make grants to help states set up and improve prescription monitoring programs for controlled substances.
The Health and Human Services Department's NHIN Direct may cost state health information exchanges a way to make money.
The Health and Human Services Department has started publishing an online list of data thefts and breaches that affect the health data of more than 500 patients.