Tag: Electronic Health Records (EHR)

Healthcare IT News: VA now ‘reimagining’ approach to Cerner EHR modernization

"During a hearing in front of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs this past week, VA Secretary Denis McDonough said that a review of...

EHR Intelligence: CMS Interoperability Rule Compliance, API Use Will Require Rollout

"CMS interoperability regulations that require patient access to health information began on July 1. However, provider compliance will take some time, according to Don...

EHR Intelligence: ONC Drafts Health IT Developer Measures for EHR Reporting...

"ONC has released a draft set of health IT developer measures for the Electronic Health Record (EHR) Reporting Program’s condition of maintaining ONC health...

Recent MHS GENESIS Functional Champion Joins Deloitte

Dr. Lee E. Payne, an industry leader who most recently served as DOD lead for the Diagnostics and Testing Line of Effort for the...

Federal News Network: 5 more takeaways from VA’s EHR strategic review

"The Department of Veterans Affairs this week revealed a wide array of findings about its electronic health record modernization project, a massive effort that...

Federal News Network: ‘Missteps were ours,’ VA’s McDonough says of initial...

"The Department of Veterans Affairs has technically finished a strategic review of its massive electronic health record modernization project, but the toughest work lies...

Military Times: VA scraps rollout schedule of controversial new electronic medical...

"Veterans Affairs leaders are completely overhauling their training and deployment schedule for their controversial electronic medical records modernization project, acknowledging fundamental flaws in the...

Press Release: Ciitizen in Palo Alto Selects Healthcare Information Technology Industry...

“Ciitizen, a healthcare technology company helping patients get full control of their medical records to access more personalized treatment options, including rapid participation in...

Federal News Network: Few VA employees easily navigating new EHR after...

"The inspector general at the Department of Veterans Affairs delivered a double-edged blow to VA’s massive electronic health record modernization effort this week, detailing...

Nextgov: More Underestimated Infrastructure Costs Could Raise VA EHR Price Tag...

"The full cost of the Veterans Affairs Department’s new commercial electronic health record system—originally pegged at $10 billion, then revised up to $16 billion—could ...