Tag Archives: telehealth

COVID-19 Relief Measure to Earmark Additional $1B for Technology Modernization Fund

House lawmakers have proposed to allocate an additional $1B for the Technology Modernization Fund as part of the proposed HEROES Act to back information technology transformation initiatives in support of domestic and overseas COVID-19 prevention, preparation and response efforts, Bloomberg Government reported Thursday.

Read More »

White House Wants Congress to Authorize $46B in Additional Funds to Fight COVID-19

white-house-wants-congress-to-authorize-46b-in-additional-funds-to-fight-covid-19

The White House has asked Congress for $45.8B in additional funding for fiscal year 2020 and authorities to facilitate ongoing coronavirus preparedness and response efforts. Russ Vought, acting director of the Office of Management and Budget, wrote in a Wednesday letter to Congress that the Trump administration wants to amend its FY 2021 requested budget to increase the funding of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to $8.3B.

Read More »

Microsoft to Bring Broadband Internet, Teach Digital Skills to Rural Vets Under VA Partnership

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 28, 2019 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is working to facilitate internet access for military veterans in rural areas as part of a collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs to deliver telehealth services as well as education, business and job opportunities to retired service members, ExecutiveBiz …

Read More »

Dell, TechSpring Team for Patient Care Analytics, Telehealth Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 24, 2015 — Dell Services and Baystate Health technology innovation center TechSpring have linked up to develop programs that seek to elevate patient care and healthcare outcomes using analytics and telehealth technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. “The innovation projects being conducted with Baystate Health are a great …

Read More »