VA’s EHR contract pause, lack of permanent CIO draw scrutiny in Senate
Sen. Jerry Moran is worried a pause on VA's EHR contract could put the plan at serious risk of disruption.
White House convenes public, private sectors around digital health record interoperability
Jared Kushner will kick it off with Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Interoperability is passé — VA wants ‘seamless care’ with DOD
Simply achieving interoperability between VA and DOD is no longer the goal.
Cerner taps former VA CIO, ONC head to advisory group
Health care IT company Cerner has brought in some big guns to help advise on its work to build a new electronic health records system for the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Vendor sues VA for sole-sourcing e-health modernization contract
CliniComp says the VA violated the Competition in Contracting Act of 1978, among other federal regulations, in choosing Cerner for its EHR modernization without openly competing the procurement.