This Task Force will inform HHS’s response to President Biden’s Executive Order on Ensuring a Data-Driven Response to COVID-19 and Future High-Consequence Public Health Threats.
The Public Health Data Systems Task Force shall:
- Identify and prioritize policy and technical gaps associated with the effectiveness, interoperability, and connectivity of information systems relevant to public health. This would include a focus on surveillance systems, infrastructure improvements, health equity, clinical engagement, long-term service and support systems, research and innovation, educating and empowering individuals.
- Identify characteristics of an optimal future state for information systems relevant to public health and their use.
Public Health Data Systems Task Force 2021 Meetings
*Appointed by Congress ^Appointed by the Government Accountability Office °Appointed by HHS