Tag: Modernization

VHA Deputy Chief Health Technology Officer says Successful IT Transformation Requires...

“Federal agencies looking to transformation and modernize their IT must approach ensure they have a plan for success, explained Joseph Ronzio, deputy chief health...

FCW: VA delays rollout of new electronic health record

“The Department of Veterans Affairs is pushing back the key go-live date for its launch of the $16 billion commercial electronic health record modernization...

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...

Health Affairs: Closing the Health Disparity Gap for American Indians and...

"Since its founding in 1955, the Indian Health Service (IHS) has provided a comprehensive health service delivery system to approximately 2.56 million American Indians...

GovernmentCIO Video: VA Modernization Chief Lays Out Blueprint for New Year

"'Veterans are the center of everything we do,' said Department of Veterans Affairs Chief Officer for Modernization Surafeal Asgedom in describing the agency's initiatives...

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...

Nextgov: The VA’s First Chief Innovation Officer Aims to Speed Up...

"The Veterans Affairs Department’s Innovation Center has been around for a little longer than a decade, but it’s undergoing a propulsive transformation prompted by...

Federal News Network: $1B in technical debt driving VA’s massive IT...

“Count them all: the Department of Veterans is juggling a mile-long list of seemingly massive technology modernization projects.” “It’s knee-deep in the modernization of its...

Video: VA Deputy Secretary James Byrne discusses priorities and modernization

“In this special two-part interview, Veterans Affairs Deputy Secretary James Byrne discusses priorities at the Department, including the rollout of electronic health records and...