Tag: Electronic Health Records (EHR)

Health Affairs: To Transform Veterans Health Care for the Next Generation,...

"In previous posts, we reviewed challenges facing the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), explored long-term solutions to improve veterans’ health benefits and care delivery, and...

GovernmentCIO: VA’s New Deputy Secretary Faces Transformed EHR Program

"With the Department of Veterans Affairs' deputy secretary confirmation, Donald Remy will step into a role that will lead the agency's next phases of...

Federal News Network: VA will pause EHR deployments through at least...

“The Department of Veterans Affairs will not deploy its new electronic health record to additional sites over the next six months, after a recent...

Healthcare IT News: Cerner exec on VA EHR: ‘Committed to getting...

“During his testimony Wednesday, Brian Sandager, senior vice president and general manager of Cerner government services, said the vendor takes its responsibility to veterans,...

DOD Healthcare Management System Modernization Program Management Office taps Assistant Program...

Shanell Guardo, a senior leader with over 10 years of experience in defense financial and program management, including experience in large-scale information technology (IT)...

ONC: Does ONC’s Certification Program Affect Interoperability? New Evidence and Implications

"ONC is excited to share findings from newly published research that sheds light on the impact adoption of 2015 Edition certified health information technology...

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...