HHS Blog Posts https://www.hhs.gov/ en Putting the public in public health: KidneyX COVID-19 Kidney Care Challenge Winners https://www.hhs.gov/blog/2021/05/06/putting-public-public-health-kidneyx-covid-19-kidney-care-challenge-winners.html <div class="paragraph-formatter form-group"><div class="paragraph-info form-group"></div> <div class="paragraph-summary form-group"><div class="paragraphs-description paragraphs-collapsed-description"><div class="paragraphs-content-wrapper"><span class="summary-content">When COVID-19 hit the United States last year, we began to see the toll that the pandemic took on those with chronic diseases. Kidney disease was one </span></div></div></div> </div> Posted in: Coronavirus, kidney disease Thu, 06 May 2021 20:28:18 -0400 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) /blog/2021/05/06/putting-public-public-health-kidneyx-covid-19-kidney-care-challenge-winners.html LymeX: Applying Health+ for Patient-Powered Innovations https://www.hhs.gov/blog/2021/04/12/lymex-applying-health-patient-powered-innovations.html <div class="paragraph-formatter form-group"><div class="paragraph-info form-group"></div> <div class="paragraph-summary form-group"><div class="paragraphs-description paragraphs-collapsed-description"><div class="paragraphs-content-wrapper"><span class="summary-content">Innovation can be a vague term. In the context of Lyme disease, one may ask, “what does innovation mean?” As part of the LymeX Innovation Accelerator </span></div></div></div> </div> Posted in: Health IT Mon, 12 Apr 2021 09:51:21 -0400 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) /blog/2021/04/12/lymex-applying-health-patient-powered-innovations.html COVID-19 TOPx Tech Sprint Final Demos: Showcasing Digital Diagnostic Tools https://www.hhs.gov/blog/2021/04/01/covid-19-topx-tech-sprint-final-demos-showcasing-digital-diagnostic-tools.html <div class="paragraph-formatter form-group"><div class="paragraph-info form-group"></div> <div class="paragraph-summary form-group"><div class="paragraphs-description paragraphs-collapsed-description"><div class="paragraphs-content-wrapper"><span class="summary-content">The HHS “COVID-19 TOPx” technology sprint aims to further develop digital health tools to capture, harmonize, and securely transmit data from COVID-19</span></div></div></div> </div> Posted in: Coronavirus, Health IT Thu, 01 Apr 2021 14:37:02 -0400 Assistant Secretary for Health (ASH) /blog/2021/04/01/covid-19-topx-tech-sprint-final-demos-showcasing-digital-diagnostic-tools.html Accelerating Innovation in Diagnostic Testing for Lyme Disease: HHS Request for Information (RFI) https://www.hhs.gov/blog/2021/03/04/accelerating-innovation-in-diagnostic-testing-for-lyme-disease.html <div class="paragraph-formatter form-group"><div class="paragraph-info form-group"></div> <div class="paragraph-summary form-group"><div class="paragraphs-description paragraphs-collapsed-description"><div class="paragraphs-content-wrapper"><span class="summary-content">One tick bite can change your life – or the life of your child. Diagnostics are just one of the many issues surrounding the multifaceted challenges</span></div></div></div> </div> Posted in: Prevention and Wellness, Research Thu, 04 Mar 2021 07:00:00 -0500 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) /blog/2021/03/04/accelerating-innovation-in-diagnostic-testing-for-lyme-disease.html Upholding Research Integrity at HHS https://www.hhs.gov/blog/2021/02/17/upholding-research-integrity-at-hhs.html <div class="paragraph-formatter form-group"><div class="paragraph-info form-group"></div> <div class="paragraph-summary form-group"><div class="paragraphs-description paragraphs-collapsed-description"><div class="paragraphs-content-wrapper"><span class="summary-content">The mission of the HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health’s Office of Research Integrity (ORI) is to promote research integrity, prevent res</span></div></div></div> </div> Posted in: Fraud, Grants and Contracts Wed, 17 Feb 2021 16:24:38 -0500 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) /blog/2021/02/17/upholding-research-integrity-at-hhs.html HHS Leverages Public Feedback to Advance Landscape Analysis on Emerging Technologies for Aging, Underserved Populations https://www.hhs.gov/blog/2021/02/03/hhs-leverages-public-feedback-advance-landscape-analysis-emerging-technologies-aging-underserved-populations.html <div class="paragraph-formatter form-group"><div class="paragraph-info form-group"></div> <div class="paragraph-summary form-group"><div class="paragraphs-description paragraphs-collapsed-description"><div class="paragraphs-content-wrapper"><span class="summary-content">Addressing inequities in healthcare delivery and service is crucial to achieving equitable healthcare for all populations. Underserved areas such as r</span></div></div></div> </div> Posted in: Coronavirus, Health IT Wed, 03 Feb 2021 16:42:14 -0500 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) /blog/2021/02/03/hhs-leverages-public-feedback-advance-landscape-analysis-emerging-technologies-aging-underserved-populations.html