Rep. Mark Takano

Rep. Rosendale questions size of penalty imposed on Cerner-Oracle by VA amid electronic health record system failures


At a House hearing Tuesday, Rep. Rosendale, R-Mont., cited a figure of $156,750 that according to the lawmaker the VA has withheld from the technology giant.

GAO encourages agencies to improve forensic algorithm standards in new report


The watchdog agency says new rules could help govern the use of algorithms in criminal investigations.

New VA secretary to review EHR modernization program after troubling reports


Secretary McDonough will take a look at the VA's largest digital modernization program over the next few weeks, possibly bringing changes to the rollout timeline.

New EHR go-live date is July 2020, VA secretary says


The EHR modernization program has a new go-live goal for the first hospital in Spokane, Washington: July 2020.

VA delays EHR launch date for more training


The VA's modernized EHR rollout is being delayed as problems arise in the $16 billion plan. A new schedule is expected in the coming weeks.

While the Office of Technology Assessment awaits comeback, lawmakers already have tweaks for it


Bipartisan, bicameral legislation would make tweaks to OTA's existing statute to make the office more "accessible" and "responsive to Members' needs."