HHS Panel: Behind the Scenes Look: Innovations Driving Health IT Modernization at HHS
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM (EST)

Sponsored by Leidos

Americans experienced many significant and unexpected challenges in 2020. While public health efforts focused on the rapid development and administration of vaccines to combat COVID-19, many health agencies were also upgrading technology to improve support for public healthcare initiatives. A panel of leaders from across the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will share how modernization efforts resulted in innovative changes across the agency.

Potential topics include:

  • How upgrading telehealth capabilities, expanding cybersecurity, leveraging AI, and breaking down data silos enhanced mission performance
  • Lessons learned from adapting to the new operating environment created by COVID-19
  • Best practices for ensuring citizens receive optimal health coverage during a crisis
  • How technology innovations are continuing to improve the citizen experience now and in the future