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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.

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."

White House convenes public, private sectors around digital health record interoperability

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

Jared Kushner will kick it off with Seema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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 official guarantees ‘100 percent’ medical record interoperability with DOD

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

“I expect it to be 100 percent, and I’m a veteran, so I’m banking on it," he said.