This Digital & Technology Executive, armed with extensive Federal and industry experience, including recent perspective leading a Data Analytics/ Data Science effort for a 15,000+ member agency through providing strategic vision, and program development, takes on a new role as Chief Information/Technology/Analytic Officer with the Office of Personnel Management’s OIG. The post OPM OIG recruits Data Science SME as Chief Information Officer appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“The implementation of a joint HIE and FHIR adoption have helped support data sharing for veteran care, Bill Tinston, director of the Federal Electronic Health Record Modernization Effort (FEHRM), noted at a Cerner Health Conference session.” “As the DOD and VA work to implement a single common federal EHR system for veterans, Tinston explained that […] The post EHR Intelligence: Joint HIE, FHIR Adoption Support Data Sharing for Veteran Care appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.
Service-disabled Veteran-owned small business Distributed Technology Group (DTG) has been awarded a 5-year $4M task with the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide software, hardware and maintenance for VA Data Centers. The task was awarded using NASA SEWP V drawing one bidder. Awardee Name: DISTRIBUTED TECHNOLOGY GROUP LLC Contract Duration: 60 months Total Contract Value: […] The post VA awards 5-year software, hardware and maintenance for VA Data Centers task appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.
Health IT Buzz: Aligning with Standards Development Community: The New Cycle for Standards Version...
“As part of ONC’s ongoing charge to coordinate across federal and industry stakeholders, we determined it was necessary to adjust our Standards Version Advancement Process (SVAP) timeline. Although it may seem like this process has been around for a while, it’s still brand new and we’ve been looking at ways to optimize how the process […] The post Health IT Buzz: Aligning with Standards Development Community: The New Cycle for Standards Version Advancement Process appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.
USDA FPAC awards $24M Software Applications Support Services task to Creative Systems and Consulting
8(a) EDWOSB Creative Systems and Consulting beat out two other bidders to win a 1-year task from the Department of Agriculture Farm Production and Conservation Business Center. Work is to sustain and enhance Farm Loan programs systems and software applications by providing support to improve data integrity, data shared between systems and applications, reduce duplicative data entry, and bring structural […] The post USDA FPAC awards $24M Software Applications Support Services task to Creative Systems and Consulting appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“Nearly two years after holding its first meeting, the Chief Data Officers Council is seeking input on how to meet its mission. The council, as part of its request for information issued this week, is asking the public how best to upskill federal employees for data literacy. The council is also seeking best practices on how to inventory agency data, […] The post Federal News Network: CDO Council sees administration’s equity goals increase demand for data appeared first on G2Xchange FedCiv.
“PointClickCare, a leader in cloud-based healthcare software for the long-term and post-acute care market, announced it was selected by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide a key data source for understanding COVID-19 and other threats impacting residents of long-term care facilities. Data insights will be made possible by Lighthouse, PointClickCare’s […] The post Press Release: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) selects Lighthouse, by PointClickCare to leverage data for better care outcomes appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.
The University of Chicago has been awarded a 3-year contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide data commons software-as-a-service (SaaS). This contract, valued at $14M, was not competed, citing Only One Source. Awardee Name: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, THE Contract Duration: 36 months Total Contract Value: $13,633,401.67 Funding Agency: VETERANS AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF Funding […] The post VA awards $14M Data Commons SaaS contract appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.
“SUMMARY: The Federal CDO Council was established by the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act (https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4174/text), which also requires all federal agencies to appoint a CDO. The Council’s vision is to improve government mission achievement and increase the benefits to the Nation through improvement in the management, use, protection, dissemination, and generation of data in government […] The post Federal Register: Office of Shared Solutions and Performance Improvement, RFI on Behalf of the Federal Chief Data Officers Council appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.
“B3 Group is proud to announce its partnership with Amida in support of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Enterprise Data Catalog. The B3/Amida team is helping VA simplify and automate the discovery, meta-data tagging and registration, and creation of semantic relationships between distributed and siloed data assets at the VA.” “’We are excited to […] The post Press Release: B3 and Amida Partner to Support VA Enterprise Data Catalog appeared first on FedHealthIT, a service of MileMarker10.