Keyword: Department of Defense
Two senators introduced legislation to establish a third-party oversight committee to help monitor the implementation of the new EHR system.
The Department of Veterans Affairs' management of key IT projects is under close scrutiny from federal lawmakers.
The Department of Veterans Affairs plans to pilot initial operating capabilities of its new Cerner electronic health records platform in March 2020 across three sites in the Pacific Northwest.
Despite near-record bookings last quarter and signing a $10 billion VA contract, Cerner's earnings declined last year.
A federal task force is calling for a far more individualized approach to pain management in the wake of the opioid epidemic.
A collaboration between the VA and Apple dating back to early 2017 would put the system’s medical records on the iPhone, according to the WSJ.
House Committee members questioned VA leadership about the growing EHR budget and the agency's alignment with DOD.
Three senators are concerned about the FDA's Pre-Cert program. VA and DOD leaders pledge accountability on EHR modernization.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is rebounding from a tumultuous 2018, Secretary Robert Wilkie said.
Questions remain as to the best oversight methods to boost interoperability between the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs.