Tag: Electronic Health Records (EHR)

VA OIG: Unreliable Information Technology Infrastructure Cost Estimates for the Electronic...

"The Electronic Health Record Modernization program manages VA’s transition to a new electronic health record system interoperable with the Department of Defense’s system, allowing...

VA awards Electronic Health Records Infrastructure Upgrades Design and Construction Period...

SDVOSB Specialized Engineering Solutions beat out 21 other bidders to win a 5-month, $1.9M contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide all...

MeriTalk: House Appropriations Approves VA’s FY22 IT Budget Request, Cuts EHR...

"The House Appropriations Committee agreed with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) $4.8 billion IT systems budget request for Fiscal Year 2022, but cut...

Federal News Network: VA’s EHR strategic review is complete, but path...

"The Department of Veterans Affairs has finished a highly-anticipated strategic review of its massive, 10-year electronic health record modernization program, but it needs more...

Healthcare IT News: Regenstrief study shows EHRs underperforming for primary care

"A primary care physician may care for 2,500 or more patients in a given year, and many of their patient encounters may last only...

EHR Intelligence: OIG Audit Reveals Inaccurate VHA EHR Integration of Non-VA...

"Veterans Health Administration (VHA) staff do not adequately comply with VHA policies regarding the integration of non-VA medical records into a veteran’s EHR, according...

VA OIG: Improvements Needed in Adding Non-VA Medical Records to Veterans’...

What the Audit Found The OIG found that VHA medical facilities that opted for community care staff to conduct indexing of medical records did not...

VA cancels RFI for HL7 Integration Engine

Updated June 16, 2021 This solicitation has been cancelled. "As a result of market research, the Government was made aware of an existing BPA/ELA with SalesForce/Mulesoft...

MHS: Leadership Discusses Lessons Learned from Latest MHS GENESIS Waves

"The Defense Health Agency’s Program Executive Office for Defense Health Care Management Systems Modernization (PEO DHMSM) held a virtual media roundtable in Arlington, Virginia,...

Healthcare IT News: Cerner, Meditech to support record-sharing via Apple

"Several electronic health records over the past week have announced that their customers can enable greater patient control over record-sharing via the Apple Health...