Rep. Mark Takano
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."