Government & Policy
Biden is expected to issue a national mask mandate and create an office of COVID-19 response, headed by the new coronavirus czar.
The company had donated to the 2020 campaigns of a dozen federal legislators who went on to object to the presidential election results.
Bee Busy Wellness Center is using a $183,000 FCC grant to add an array of hardware and infrastructure that will take its telemedicine to the next level.
President-elect Joe Biden announced this week that he had nominated Dr. Rachel Levine to be the assistant secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
ONC will invest $20 million from the CARES Act to help broaden data sharing between HIEs and immunization information systems.
The breach lasted for more than a year and resulted in the disclosure of individuals' names, Social Security numbers and other protected health information.
The prototype, jointly developed by Mvine and iProov and backed by Innovate UK, proves immunity status without disclosing the user’s identity.
The agency plans to take a "multi-pronged approach" to advancing oversight of machine learning-enabled devices – with an eye toward ensuring patient safety, algorithm transparency and real-world results.
A senior official said that the information is intended to provide a snapshot of the status of U.S. healthcare facilities as COVID-19 vaccine rollouts continue.
In lieu of a federal vaccine management system – at least for now – states have turned to their own technology for allocating and tracking the COVID-19 vaccine.