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HHS Silent on New, Unfilled 'Chief Risk Officer' Position

7:18 AM, Feb 7, 2014 • By JERYL BIER
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The other step involved improving "CMS employee training on best practices for contractor and procurement management, rules and procedures."  Although it is unclear how much training, if any, has taken place since December 11, CMS went ahead with its 2014 Contracting with CMS Conference on January 31 as reported by THE WEEKLY STANDARD in December. Among the topics were "The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly of Contract Proposals" and "Why Past Performance is Important."

Neither CMS or HHS has responded to an inquiry about the status of the CRO position.

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