electronic health records (EHRs)
The VA is developing new metrics for measuring its digital transformation
The VA is close to launching a "balanced scorecard" to measure the success of the VA's various digital transformation efforts.
VA ‘confident’ it will launch new EHR by March 28 — barring this one thing
There's one hypothetical situation, officials told lawmakers, that could keep the VA from going live with the EHR in late March.
Federal prisons shopping for EHR system
The Federal Bureau of Prisons needs help adopting an EHR in some tricky environments.
VA rollout of new scheduling tool will take two years longer than expected
The VA estimates it will be 2025 before the modernized scheduling tool is deployed across the nation.
VA launches EHR training program
As of Sept. 12, the VA has selected 76 trainees to join the 12-to-18-month program.
Backlog of VA medical records awaiting digitization is 5 miles tall
That's taller than 18 Empire State Buildings. The department hasn't been able to keep up with digitization tasks created by a 2014 law.