Jose Arrieta

Headquarters of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, DC., Nov. 4, 2011. (CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec) (Nov. 4, 2011)

HHS gets new acting chief data officer

Kevin Duvall is the third acting CDO in eight months for the department.
Jose Arrieta, HHS
Jose Arrieta delivers a keynote Oct. 10, 2018, at the African Development Bank Group’s Global Public Procurement Conference in Washington D.C. (Global Public Procurement Conference / YouTube)

HHS CIO Arrieta resigns mid-pandemic

José Arrieta oversaw the launch of HHS Protect, the system informing White House coronavirus decisions, but health experts protested the sidelining of the CDC.
White House Coronavirus Task Force Response Coordinator Deborah Birx delivers remarks during the coronavirus update briefing on April 20, 2020, in the press briefing room. (Andrea Hanks / White House)

Inside the HHS system informing White House coronavirus decisions

The Department of Health and Human Services' CIO shop developed HHS Protect in nine days and continues to scale the platform used by hundreds of officials, including…