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Announcing a “TOP” Tech Sprint for Health Innovation — Join us!

As part of its innovation efforts around digital health, the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) announces a new pilot program modeled after The Opportunity Project (TOP) led by the Census Bureau at U.S. Department of Commerce. TOP is a pioneering model for public-private collaboration to tackle complex challenges with data, technology, and agile […]

First Comprehensive HHS Data Sharing Report Released

Today, the Office of the Chief Technology Officer published a comprehensive report of the data sharing environment at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). The report explores the challenges of sharing data between HHS agencies: https://www.hhs.gov/idealab/data-insights/ Led by HHS Chief Data Officer Dr. Mona Siddiqui, a small team of HHS staff interviewed […]

HHS Data Roundtable: Strategies for combatting the opioid epidemic

By Joel Gurin and Katarina Rebello The HHS Office of the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and the the nonprofit Center for Open Data Enterprise (CODE) co-hosted a Roundtable on Data Sharing Policies, Data-Driven Solutions, and the Opioid Crisis in July 2018. CODE has just released its report on this event, which brought together over 70 […]