Tag: Electronic Health Records (EHR)

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...

VA and FEHRM Officials: Electronic Health Records Modernization Improving Federal Health...

"The departments of Veterans Affairs and Defense joint electronic health records modernization (EHRM) initiative has shown considerable promise for widely improving the delivery of...

Federal News Network: DOD’s new electronic health record rollout is now...

"The Defense Department has just wrapped up the biggest deployment so far in its multibillion dollar project to replace its electronic health record." "The latest...