Veterans Affairs News and Analysis
Breaking news covering technology policy and IT development at the Department of Veterans Affairs, ranging from modernization of the VA’s health care system to breaking research into artificial intelligence and machine learning. The Veterans Health Administration manages one of the largest health care systems in the U.S., and has been engaged in breaking research into medical care and advanced diagnostics along with broad-reaching programs to modernize its electronic health records system. Considering the VA’s scope, reforms to its broader IT infrastructure have wide-reaching implications for the lives of veterans and America’s health care system as a whole.
The tool is helping VA prepare for incoming claims related to military exposures.
The agency is embracing new strategies to navigate an evolving talent, training and recruiting environment.
John Boerstler explains how customer experience initiatives are building trust among veterans.
NOAA joins the Coast Guard, DOD and VA to provide a seamless, interoperable health care experience.
VA is turning to data standards to improve health care as more veterans use personal health monitoring devices.
AI and edge computing could help service members in combat zones endure through difficult circumstances.
White House legislation prompted VA to accelerate diversity strategies across the enterprise and ensure equitable service delivery to all veterans.
New process efficiencies in automation and cybersecurity will enable increased processing of PACT Act claims.
Kshemendra Paul discusses his tenure at VA and new role at the Department of Energy.
VA Secretary Denis McDonough provided updates on critical initiatives, including the PACT Act and VLM, at the NPC Headliners Luncheon.
Some tech innovations at the Department of Veterans Affairs are using synthetic data to help reduce veteran suicides. Here's how you can get involved.
These principles can enable any organizations to develop a culture of innovation amid digital modernization efforts.
CIO Kurt DelBene discusses the agency's Vision 2022 and what led him to VA.
A series of research initiatives use artificial intelligence to better understand the long-term impacts of traumatic brain injury.
The collaborative document aims to keep AI ethical and equitable while standardizing best practices at the federal level.
Leaders from BARDA, CMS, DOD and VA discuss evolving cross-government health collaborations at the 2022 iEX Conference.
VA is expanding services and treatment for veterans who suffered adverse health consequences from exposure to harmful substances during tours of duty.
EEOC, NARA and VA are accelerating case management modernization to prepare for the digital future.
The State of the Federal Cyber Workforce report outlines areas for improvement and a new action plan.
CIO Kurt DelBene stresses the importance of building the agency's vision and workforce upon the fundamental aspects of zero trust.