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
Network for Public Health Law
Amazon Web Services
Texas Department of State Health Services
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Indiana Health Information Exchange
Washington State Department of Health
Medical University of South Carolina
National Library of Medicine
Department of Veterans Affairs
*Appointed by Congress ^Appointed by the Government Accountability Office °Appointed by HHS Secretary