electronic health records (EHRs)
DOD adds 6,000 new users to electronic health record system
MHS GENESIS added more than 6,000 new users, mostly in the San Diego region.
VA issues new data ethics principles
The VA published nine ethics principles for accessing and handling veterans' data.
GAO tells VA to stop rollout of $16B EHR program, but the VA ‘doesn’t plan to’
The GAO is concerned that the VA has not completed enough testing nor closed enough known issues with the EHR system before moving forward with the program.
Senators attempt to improve electronic health records a second time amid COVID-19 pandemic
Vaccine matching could be greatly aided if providers have access to USPS's address-formatting tool.
Coast Guard launches modernized EHR to link with DOD, VA
The Coast Guard has four pilot operations running at clinics in California, a major milestone for the service.
After months of delays, VA launches modernized Cerner EHR at first medical center
Mann-Grandstaff Medical Center was the first facility to launch the VA's new electronic health record system this weekend.