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MeriTalk: GAO Aiming to Publish AI Oversight Framework by End of June

“The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is looking to publish by the end of June an internal AI Oversight framework that will be a first step in a “trust, but verify” development of AI solutions across the agency.” “That was the word from Taka Ariga, Chief Data Scientist and Director of the Innovation Lab at GAO, who spoke today at the […] The post MeriTalk: GAO Aiming to Publish AI Oversight Framework by End of June appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Treasury IRS Data Analytics and Technology lead departs

Armed with perspective gained over the course of a Federal career supporting Emerging Technologies, Data Analytics and Enterprise Risk Management, this IT leader leaves the Internal Revenue Service to take on a new challenge as Capability Lead for RPA & ERM at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services within the Department of Health and Human Services. The post Treasury IRS Data Analytics and Technology lead departs appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

VA RFI: Medical Record Data Abstraction

Notice ID: 36C24521Q0466 The Government requires a contractor to provide data abstraction support.  This includes the review, identification, and relevancy of medical and related clinical data from medical records and other medical documentation from a variety of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) sources. The relevant data, either handwritten, textual and/or digital is extracted into the […] The post VA RFI: Medical Record Data Abstraction appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

GovernmentCIO Podcast: USCIS CDO on scaling technology

“U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ mission touches many facets of our lives. As Chief Data Officer Beth Puchek puts it, USCIS really is a data agency. With a background in mechanical and architectural engineering, Puchek discusses her fundamental approach to the agency’s data strategy and how she is working to grow the concept of citizen development to make data more […] The post GovernmentCIO Podcast: USCIS CDO on scaling technology appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

FedScoop: USPS considering 30 edge AI applications to automate mail processing

“The U.S. Postal Service is considering about 30 artificial intelligence applications for the Edge Computing Infrastructure Program (ECIP) developed in 2020. Apps using optical character recognition (OCR) to streamline imaging workflow, automatically checking if packages have the right postage and deciphering damaged barcodes could all launch before summer. In three weeks, USPS Senior Data Scientist Ryan Simpson and six NVIDIA […] The post FedScoop: USPS considering 30 edge AI applications to automate mail processing appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Health IT Buzz: Information Blocking Through the Eyes of Health Information Exchanges

“The information blocking regulations at 45 CFR Part 171 began to apply to health care providers, health IT developers of certified health IT, health information exchanges, and health information networks on April 5, 2021, per ONC’s recent interim final rule. That makes now a good time to consider stakeholders’ views about practices that may constitute […] The post Health IT Buzz: Information Blocking Through the Eyes of Health Information Exchanges appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

NIH Information and Data Leads on Enhancing Data Access and Analysis in the Cloud...

“To fully benefit from the exponentially growing body of biomedical data, we need cutting-edge approaches that foster data access, analysis, sharing, and collaboration so novel scientific questions can be pursued. But the sheer volume, sometimes siloed nature, along with the costs and time associated with analyzing large datasets, can be difficult for some researchers. Recognizing […] The post NIH Information and Data Leads on Enhancing Data Access and Analysis in the Cloud Advances NIH-Supported Discovery appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.

CMS recruits Capability Lead for Robotic Process Automation and Enterprise Risk Management

Armed with perspective gained over the course of a Federal career supporting Indian Health Service, the Interior Department and the Internal Revenue Service in the areas of Emerging Technologies, Data Analytics, Enterprise Risk Management, this experienced leader takes on a new challenge with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The post CMS recruits Capability Lead for Robotic Process Automation and Enterprise Risk Management appeared first on G2Xchange Health, a service of MileMarker10.

Federal News Network: NASA JPL building models of its petabytes of data with artificial...

“NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory is capturing more data than ever in its history. That has Program Manager and Principal Computer Scientist Daniel Crichton excited about his mission: Using data to understand Earth, the solar system and beyond. Artificial intelligence and machine learning are critical to automating or extracting insight from the hundreds of petabytes of data generated by JPL. From […] The post Federal News Network: NASA JPL building models of its petabytes of data with artificial intelligence appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

GAO: Foreign Assistance: State Department Should Better Assess Results of Efforts to Improve Financial...

“Why GAO Did This Study Members of Congress, the State Inspector General, and GAO have raised concerns about State’s ability to adequately track and report its foreign assistance data. These concerns include State’s ability to retrieve timely and accurate data necessary to provide central oversight, meet statutory and regulatory reporting requirements, manage resources strategically, and assess program performance. In response, […] The post GAO: Foreign Assistance: State Department Should Better Assess Results of Efforts to Improve Financial and Some Program Data appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

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