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VA OEHRM Seeking Enterprise Infrastructure Lead

“This position is located in Infrastructure/Networking within the Technology and Integration Office for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Electronic Health Record Modernization (OEHRM), within the Office of the Deputy Secretary of VA (DEPSECVA).” Responsibilities: Provides mastery technical oversight to critical, enterprise-level projects that are national in scope, and contributes to VA mission […] The post VA OEHRM Seeking Enterprise Infrastructure Lead appeared first on FedHealthIT.

Northrop Grumman seeking Sr. Principal Data Scientist to Support Defense Health Agency

Responsibilities: Manage various data files in applicable formats and manipulate data for analytics Analyze and profile data to model relationships Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms Present information using data visualization techniques Requirements: A Bachelor’s Degree in a […] The post Northrop Grumman seeking Sr. Principal Data Scientist to Support Defense Health Agency appeared first on FedHealthIT.

EHR Intelligence: VA Preparing for April Launch of Health Information Exchange

“The Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) health information exchange, aptly named the Veterans Health Information Exchange (VHIE), is set to deploy on April 17, 2020…” “Jennifer MacDonald, MD, acting chief consultant to the Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Health at the VA, used a VA.gov blog post to offer her thoughts on why the opt-in […] The post EHR Intelligence: VA Preparing for April Launch of Health Information Exchange appeared first on FedHealthIT.

ExecutiveGov: Thomson Reuters Acquires Pondera Solutions to Advance Fraud Solutions; Steve Rubley, Jon Coss...

“Thomson Reuters has acquired Pondera Solutions, a leading provider of technology and advanced analytics to combat fraud, waste and abuse in healthcare and large government programs, Thomson Reuters announced on Thursday. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.” “Thomson Reuters and Pondera share a commitment to serve customers with solutions that reduce fraud by […] The post ExecutiveGov: Thomson Reuters Acquires Pondera Solutions to Advance Fraud Solutions; Steve Rubley, Jon Coss Quoted appeared first on FedHealthIT.

FedScoop: Census Bureau seeks ‘economic indicator’ status for experimental data product

“The Census Bureau is pursuing an “economic indicator” designation for its Business Formation Statistics (BFS), in what would be a win for the agency’s experimental data products concept. In an effort to provide more timely, relevant data, the bureau introduced its experimental data products in 2019. These products are created using new data sources and methods to fill gaps in […] The post FedScoop: Census Bureau seeks ‘economic indicator’ status for experimental data product appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

MeriTalk: GAO: DHS Must Improve Non-Citizen Data Collection, Sharing

“The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) needs to better consider information collected on non-citizen family members apprehended at the southwestern U.S. border and develop unique identifiers to be shared across DHS component agency data systems to better link family members together,  government watchdog said.” “A recent Government Accountability Office (GAO) report found that poor controls in identifying and sharing collected […] The post MeriTalk: GAO: DHS Must Improve Non-Citizen Data Collection, Sharing appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

IRS taps rising Data Analytics Lead to support Office of the Chief Financial Officer

Armed with over a decade of financial experience at four Federal agencies, including a recent role developing data visualizations that provide insights into IRS financial and performance results, this leader has been tapped to establish enterprise analytics capabilities to realize value from the Integrated Financial System The post IRS taps rising Data Analytics Lead to support Office of the Chief Financial Officer appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

Press Release: Steampunk Selected to Support USPTO Intelligent Automation Innovation Support Services (IAISS) BPA

“Steampunk has been awarded a United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Intelligent Automation Innovation Support Services (IAISS) blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to provide the piloting, testing and implementation of advanced technologies including intelligent automation/artificial intelligence, blockchain/distributive ledger technology, microservices, machine learning, natural language processing, robotic process automation, and other disruptive and breakthrough technologies that are able to transform business […] The post Press Release: Steampunk Selected to Support USPTO Intelligent Automation Innovation Support Services (IAISS) BPA appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

FedScoop: NSF marshals data science, blockchain to streamline federal grant processing

“The National Science Foundation is testing a creative mix of machine learning, blockchain technology and data science to tackle a stubborn challenge: How to better evaluate more than 60,000 grant applications it receives each year.” “For NSF CIO Dorothy Aronson, the experiment — which involves giving documents the equivalent of “digital fingerprints” — represents more than just finding a new […] The post FedScoop: NSF marshals data science, blockchain to streamline federal grant processing appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.

VA.gov: New rules for electronic health information sharing deliver better care

“Starting April 17, 2020, your community providers who are in VA’s network and participate in the Veterans Health Information Exchange (VHIE) will be able to securely and seamlessly access your VA electronic health information in order to care for you. Previously, you had to complete a form to authorize this electronic sharing.” “This comes as […] The post VA.gov: New rules for electronic health information sharing deliver better care appeared first on FedHealthIT.

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