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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.

Meet the startup building PTSD-fighting software for veterans

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

Potentia Labs initially began working with the VA after a Center for Innovation industry competition in 2014.

VA struggling to manage $543M contract for medical equipment tracking system

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The report substantiates the depiction of the project in reports earlier this year, which revealed fear of a "catastrophic failure of the program as a whole."

How VA spent $1.1B in 6 years on EHRs it’s now trying to replace

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

VA paid more than two-thirds of it — $741 million — to just 15 contractors.

VA, White House explore medical record interoperability with private hospitals

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

VA is working with the White House's Office of American Innovation to brainstorm how it can become interoperable with private facilities.

VA moves to digitize health records with $158M contract

by Carten Cordell • 3 months ago

The agency tapped CSRA to help its ongoing efforts to digitize veteran health records ahead of the development of its new electronic health system.