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VA’s EHR contract pause, lack of permanent CIO draw scrutiny in Senate

by Billy Mitchell • 1 month ago

Sen. Jerry Moran is worried a pause on VA's EHR contract could put the plan at serious risk of disruption.

4 IT contracts that defined 2017

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

Here’s a look at 4 IT contracts that made huge splashes in 2017.

Interoperability is passé — VA wants ‘seamless care’ with DOD

by Carten Cordell • 3 months ago

Simply achieving interoperability between VA and DOD is no longer the goal.

VA official guarantees ‘100 percent’ medical record interoperability with DOD

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

“I expect it to be 100 percent, and I’m a veteran, so I’m banking on it," he said.

Cerner taps former VA CIO, ONC head to advisory group

by Carten Cordell • 6 months ago

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

by Billy Mitchell • 6 months ago

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.