electronic health records (EHRs)

VA delays Ohio EHR implementation amid COVID-19 surge

by • 2 weeks ago

The new electronic health records system is now expected to go live at the location on April 30.

Oracle to acquire key VA tech provider Cerner for $28.3B

by • 1 month ago

The digital health record giant will become a standalone unit of Oracle.

Improving patient scheduling system at VA and what’s to come for GSA’s Polaris contract

by • 2 months ago

On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, VA’s Deputy Assistant IG for Audits and Evaluations on the department’s EHR modernization efforts and former Federal Acquisition Service Commissioner Alan Thomas on GSA’s Polaris contract.

Detailed timeline shows VA will kickstart EHR deployment in 2022

by • 2 months ago

The next site to get the system will be Columbus, Ohio, on March 5 2022, followed by a facility in Walla Walla, Washington.

VA creates two new management positions to oversee EHR

by • 2 months ago

Dr. Terry Adirim is the new program executive director for electronic health record integration at the department.

Lawmakers raise concerns over VA rollout of Cerner health records system to Ohio facility

by • 3 months ago

Since April, frontline VA staff have raised 576 tickets detailing patient safety concerns relating to the system rollout in Spokane.