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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.
Data leaders from GAO and VA discuss how they’re collecting user feedback to improve CX.
Focus on addressing prior lapses in services and care access have led to increasing veteran satisfaction.
The agency will review the Cerner platform to ensure readiness and reliability.
VA’s CDO Kshemendra Paul said cybersecurity and zero trust require effective data management.
AI leaders are making AI more accurate, accessible and equitable.
Refining and reviewing data models is essential for impactful application of artificial intelligence.
The agency is using synthetic data in support of health care and biomedical research initiatives.
VA innovation specialist discusses the importance of communicating value of human-centered design to senior leadership at the 2022 Government UX Summit.
FDA and VA received FedHealthIT awards for their efforts to collect, store and analyze data to improve patient care.
SSA and VA are improving digital awareness to keep pace with innovation.
'Mission Daybreak' is allocating $20 million toward mental health and suicide prevention efforts.
Innovation Chief Ryan Vega sees great promise in the power of technology to improve PTSD, hearing loss and more.
Digital service leaders discuss the progress in a program that aims to have an online remembrance platform for every veteran interred in national cemeteries.
Agencies are supporting AI and data analytics projects through more advanced hybrid clouds.
VA’s acquisition head says ‘Agile is old news,' and the agency is now turning to ‘technology-as-a-service.’
VA is honing in on interoperability to serve as the foundation of key programs like EHR modernization.
VA is working to integrate its core services through the Login.gov portal, providing a more convenient and secure way of accessing veteran benefits.
The agency is using capacities like RPA to expedite FOIA review, decreasing the time between request and document release.
Human capital management improvements at the agency are enabling cost and time savings for the workforce.
Modernized software development frameworks are leading to improved customer experience.