The VA is developing new metrics for measuring its digital transformation

by Billy Mitchell • 1 week ago

The VA is close to launching a "balanced scorecard" to measure the success of the VA's various digital transformation efforts.

VA scheduling tool enhancement ‘almost complete,’ just in time to be replaced

by Billy Mitchell • 5 months ago

The VA's VistA Scheduling Enhancement is almost here — nearly four years late, well over budget and just in time to be replaced, according to the department's IG.

DOD and VA jointly seek health records modernization director and deputy

by Jackson Barnett • 6 months ago

The two departments are trying to staff up their new joint office to lead the effort in modernizing health records.

GAO: VA isn’t properly tracking maintenance costs of VistA

by Jackson Barnett • 6 months ago

The VA doesn't know how much it's spending to maintain VistA, according to an audit.

VA software shuffle could delay national rollout of patient scheduling

by Billy Mitchell • 12 months ago

Despite a successful pilot to replace the system at the center of the department's 2014 scheduling scandal, VA will now pivot to adopt different software, delaying the nationwide rollout potentially by years.

Veterans Affairs to open VistA e-health record maintenance contract this week

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

The agency plans to begin accepting bids for a five-year contract to manage the IT and data services of its VistA system.

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