Tag: Electronic Health Records (EHR)

Health Data Management: Senator, VA at odds over decision support tool...

"A real-time decision support tool is not getting used by Department of Veterans Affairs’ providers and their patients in the way it was intended,...

Stars and Stripes: Trump’s budget plan calls for another increase in...

"President Donald Trump’s funding plan for the Department of Veterans Affairs includes a 13% increase for medical services, making it one of the only...

Press Release: ISeeYouCare, Inc. Announces Strategic Alliance Partnership with Unissant, Inc.

"ISeeYouCare has entered into a Strategic Alliance Agreement with Unissant, Inc. for the company’s award-winning Universal Smart Health Card Data Management System. In addition...

FedScoop: VA’s Wilkie: EHR modernization unimpeded after Byrne’s removal

"Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie stressed Wednesday that even though he fired his deputy overseeing the department’s ongoing electronic health record modernization...

HealthData Management: Researchers: Feds must pay for $3B EHR at Indian...

"The federal government has 'an obligation' to fund a major healthcare IT modernization program at the Indian Health Service, and the bill will be...

VA: Veteran improvements were the focus for Modernization Fair

"Veteran improvements were the focus of a modernization fair held Jan. 29 at the VA Central Office in Washington, D.C." "The fair highlighted Veteran improvements...

Modern Healthcare: GAO rejects protest over VA’s $19 million Cerner task...

“The U.S. Government Accountability Office has denied Nuance Communications' protest of the Veterans Affairs Department's $19 million task order awarded to Cerner Corp. to...

GovernmentCIO: CMS Aims to Expand APIs to Increase EHR Interoperability

"The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is pushing forward several application program interface solutions and policy efforts to continue moving toward a connected,...

Apple and Microsoft to attend meeting with HHS focused on promoting...

"Apple and Microsoft will each be sending a representative to a meeting on Monday hosted by a group that’s supporting efforts by the Department...

Podcast: Combatting Veteran and Service member suicide and opioid abuse with...

In this episode, Dr. Jigar Patel of Cerner Government Services talks to Dr. Matt Miller of the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Mental...