US Digital Service and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Amy Gleason is a Digital Services Expert with the United States Digital Service at the White House and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). She began her career in nursing and quickly found that she loved technology. She has worked on several different electronic medical records applications, and after her daughter was diagnosed with a rare diseases, she discovered firsthand how difficult being a patient and caregiver is in the healthcare system. From this experience, she confounded CareSync, a care coordination company. She joined the US Digital Service for a tour of duty last November, and she is enjoying working with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on data and interoperability projects.