electronic health records (EHRs)
VA delays Ohio EHR implementation amid COVID-19 surge
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
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
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
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
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
Since April, frontline VA staff have raised 576 tickets detailing patient safety concerns relating to the system rollout in Spokane.