“VA in December issued its capstone Data Management Directive, which sets enterprise-wide policies for enabling the management of VA data as a strategic asset in a consistent, accurate, and holistic manner.”
“Meanwhile, Paul said the VA is in the final stages of drafting its data strategy, and has elevated its data governance council by bringing in key leaders from across the agency.”
“The vision we’re driving toward is using data … to support and strengthen VA’s journey as a learning enterprise – both continuous improvement through operational decision support at every echelon and evidence-based policymaking to support us – to continuously improve how we serve veterans, their families, caregivers and their survivors,” Paul said in a FedInsider webinar last month.”
“To strengthen these efforts, the VA is working with the Defense Department’s CDO on what Paul described as a “joint vision” for data and analytics. Through these…” Read the full article here.
Source: Treasury pilots AI algorithm to parse congressional spending bills faster – By Jory Heckman, February 9, 2021. Federal News Network.