HHS CTO’s office to support Indian Health Service IT modernization study


The need for modernization at IHS is precipitated by the Department of Veteran's Affairs' plan to transition to a new EHR.

Bruce Greenstein departs HHS CTO role


After a year in the role, Greenstein is headed back to the private sector. He'll join LHC Group in June.

HHS debuts new Startup Day event with ‘Shark Tank’ pitches


The event is another piece of CTO Bruce Greenstein's humility-in-government mission.

HHS chief data officer targets internal data sharing challenges


Mona Siddiqui is on a mission to "streamline data sharing agreements across HHS."

HHS to host a code-a-thon to craft tools that will help combat the opioid crisis


Nearly 100 Americans die every day from opioid overdoses, so HHS wants to leverage data for better treatment and prevention solutions.

HHS Innovation Day tries to ‘hack red tape’


Usability testing was just one of many problems employees tried to tackle Thursday at the department’s HHS Innovation Day, an event packed with discussions on cutting through bureaucracy to solve tech, science and workforce related problems. The day also included team presentations from HHS’s start-up style program called Ignite Accelerator.