Veterans Health Administration

Configuration upgrades another priority of VA’s electronic health record modernization


The agency's under secretary for health hopes routine configuration upgrades will go some way to alleviating clinician burnout.

New mental health resources for veterans and their families


The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has a new training module for veterans and their families to access mental health research and information through Trailhead, a free online learning platform.

VA names functional champion for electronic health record modernization program


Dr. David Massaro will represent the Veterans Health Administration in the program and lead initiatives to support frontline medical staff.

VA delays Cerner EHR rollout to Boise due to major stability issues


Kurt DelBene told Senate lawmakers Wednesday that recent system downtime has primarily related to change control and testing.

VA improving data standardization to meet clinicians’ electronic health record needs


Process improvements come in response to a GAO report that identified a range of failings relating to the transfer of data.

The Daily Scoop Podcast: September 23, 2021


On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, Francis Rose covers the SASC version of the NDAA, how agency leaders should approach spending as the fiscal year winds down and what the Veterans Health Administration is doing to innovate across the VA.