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GSA OCIO recruits Data Management Program Manager from industry

This industry leader with more than two decades of IT program management and consulting experience, including a nine-year with the Federal Election Commission, has taken on a new challenge as Program Manager, Data Management with the General Services Administration's Public Buildings Service.  The post GSA OCIO recruits Data Management Program Manager from industry appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Federal News Network: VA will pause EHR deployments through at least 2021, department says

“The Department of Veterans Affairs will not deploy its new electronic health record to additional sites over the next six months, after a recent strategic review found a wide array of problems at the first go-live site in Spokane, Washington.” “It’s the most definitive statement VA has provided publicly to date about the path forward […] The post Federal News Network: VA will pause EHR deployments through at least 2021, department says appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

Newsblock: Google launches a set of tools to add and map data to the...

“Google’s cloud arm on Thursday unveiled a new product designed to aggregate and standardize data for health and life sciences organizations.” “The tool, dubbed Google Cloud’s “healthcare data engine,” joins a growing market for tools that technology companies are launching aligned with the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources standard, better known as FHIR…” “Microsoft Corp., which […] The post Newsblock: Google launches a set of tools to add and map data to the FHIR standard appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

HealthcareITNews: Cerner exec on VA EHR: ‘Committed to getting this right’

“During his testimony Wednesday, Brian Sandager, senior vice president and general manager of Cerner government services, said the vendor takes its responsibility to veterans, servicemembers, taxpayers and Congress seriously. ‘Continued success of VA’s EHRM program will require transparency and an unwavering dedication to do what is right for veterans and the VA providers who passionately […] The post HealthcareITNews: Cerner exec on VA EHR: ‘Committed to getting this right’ appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

MeriTalk: USCIS Gets a Grip on Cloud Costs with Robotics Cloud Automation

“When U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) began moving to the cloud in 2014, much of the agency’s cloud movement was “lift and shift” – simply moving workloads as-is to the cloud. Over time, IT staff trained themselves on cloud operations and began to take greater advantage of the flexibility and scalability that cloud computing offers…” “‘Domain-driven design enabled us […] The post MeriTalk: USCIS Gets a Grip on Cloud Costs with Robotics Cloud Automation appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

DOD Healthcare Management System Modernization Program Management Office taps Assistant Program Manager for MHS...

Shanell Guardo, a senior leader with over 10 years of experience in defense financial and program management, including experience in large-scale information technology (IT) acquisition, deployment and sustainment of the Defense Department’s multi-billion dollar Electronic Health Record (EHR) program, has taken on a new challenge as Assistant Program Manager – Operations & Support at the […] The post DOD Healthcare Management System Modernization Program Management Office taps Assistant Program Manager for MHS GENESIS appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

CDC awards Tech Data Management Services contract

8(a)-certified EDWOSB Full Circle Group has been awarded a 3-year, $2M contract from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide Division of Reproductive Health (DRH) tech data management services. This contract was awarded as an 8(a) sole-source set-aside action. Awardee Name: FULL CIRCLE GROUP, INC. Contract Duration: 36 months Total Contract Value: $1,944,565.98 […] The post CDC awards Tech Data Management Services contract appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

GovernmentCIO: HHS is Tailoring Data Efforts to Address Social Determinants of Health

“The Department of Health and Human Services is increasing its focus on social determinants of health to address unmet health needs through a multi-sector, complex approach.” “’We’re focusing on how we can look outside the health care setting and hear from multiple programs to improve health outcomes and lives of the American citizens we serve,’ […] The post GovernmentCIO: HHS is Tailoring Data Efforts to Address Social Determinants of Health appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

HHS task force – Public health’s next shot at fixing its data problem

“COVID’S DATA WAKE-UP CALL: It was supposed to be simple: Labs reporting Covid-19 test results at the start of the pandemic were to use just one of two codes. Instead, some hospitals got 200.” “That digital clutter from human coding errors required a huge investment of time and staff to clean up. It was just […] The post HHS task force – Public health’s next shot at fixing its data problem appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

GSA Blog: The Future is Now: Robotic Process Automation and the Federal Acquisition Service

“Over the past three years, I’ve led efforts at GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) to leverage Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to help streamline our internal acquisition processes. RPA is a software technology that’s great at automating highly repetitive and manual processes. As a former contracting officer, I know that the guidelines, policies and regulations governing federal procurement are safeguards for […] The post GSA Blog: The Future is Now: Robotic Process Automation and the Federal Acquisition Service appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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