HHS Office for Civil Rights probes ‘hacking/IT incident’ at Defense Health Headquarters


At least 1,279 individuals have been affected, according to an initial disclosure on the office's breach portal website.

Medicaid data made public for the first time


Medicaid and CHIP data are the latest to be released as CMS works to get the information in the hands of patients, health care providers and researchers in pursuit of new solutions.

Medicare claims data will be available to clinicians under pilot program


The Data at the Point of Care pilot is part of the MyHealthEData initiative that launched Blue Button 2.0.

New Medicaid plans will sweeten IT modernization for vendors


The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services wants to make it easier for vendors to get involved in modernizing Medicaid IT systems across the country through a series of new initiatives, according to acting Administrator Andy Slavitt.