Tag Archives: Aneesh Chopra

Video: Aneesh Chopra on ‘The Daily Show’ for a long interview

Everybody else has the news about CMS offering leniency with Stage 2 Meaningful Use, letting providers use EHRs with 2011 certification to meet Stage 2 standards because so few vendors have been certified to the 2014 standards previously required for … Continue reading

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Another PHR venture (yawn) brings in some big names

I normally shy away from stories about the crowded and, to this point, spectacularly unsuccessful field of untethered personal health records, but one got my attention this week because of the names it’s just attracted. Box, a cloud-storage company that … Continue reading

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HIMSS Announces Advisory Panel for Government Health IT Conference & Exhibition

Arlington, VA. (May 15, 2013) – National government health IT leaders are shaping the program for the 9th Annual Government Health IT Conference & Exhibition, scheduled for June 11-12 in Washington, DC, for the 9th Annual Government Health IT Conference … Continue reading

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Todd Park Named US CTO – Is that Good of Bad for Health IT?

Thew news came out today that Todd Park has been appointed the new CTO of United States. Todd will be replacing Aneesh Chopra who recently left that position and went back to work at The Advisory Group. If you’ve had … Continue reading

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Mostashari, Chopra get down to ‘Meaningful Yoose’ rap

Now it makes sense. A couple weeks ago, I got the latest update from fictional EHR vendor Extormity: Extormity to Federal Health IT Leaders – ‘Take a chill pill, fellas.’ Brantley Whittington, fictional CEO of make-believe electronic health record vendor … Continue reading

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Video of Meaningful Yoose Rap at ONC Meeting

Word’s gotten out that the ONC meeting really got down to business and did a bunch of great work today. See this video of Aneesh Chopra and Farzad Mostashari getting down to what looks like maybe the ONC staff doing … Continue reading

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A public official with a sense of humor

It’s a good thing not all public officials are all work, no play. I’ve said for a couple of years that the tag team of federal CTO Aneesh Chopra and HHS CTO Todd Park are the anti-bureaucrats. (If you ever … Continue reading

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