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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.
The president wants to further domestic tech innovation and advancements in opioid, mental health, veterans and cancer care.
The Department of Veterans Affairs unveiled new programs to expand veteran compensation and associated claims processing automation.
GSA, NSF and VA are improving data sharing to gain near real-time insights and support cross-agency collaboration.
Kurt DelBene eyes EHR modernization, telehealth and workforce development.
The agency is developing new data sharing and review capacities to get ahead of the benefits and claims backlog.
Federal technology leaders outline the connection between workforce and CX to improve mission outcomes.
The agency is looking to expand childcare benefits, compensation and other forms of support given to its nationwide workforce.
Health equity and inclusivity are driving how these VA leaders are advancing care for women veterans.
The agency is currently reevaluating how respiratory, auditory, and mental conditions are qualified within its disabilities and compensation program.
DOD and VA leaders unpack their workforce priorities as the technology landscape expands.
Agencies are creating an in-house foundation of expertise and processes needed for advanced projects.
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FEHRM director unpacks lessons learned from 2021 and discusses how EHR leaders will use momentum to drive successes into the new year.
The acquisition is one of the health IT sector’s largest buys.
Workforce absence due to unprecedented Omicron wave has caused a delay in certain VA health care reforms.
The agency will shift the timeline for future rollout sites.
Drew Myklegard and Eileen Vidrine join OMB OFCIO to support cybersecurity, data and IT modernization priorities.
The agency's program is bringing life-changing prosthetics services to veterans in remote areas.
The agency’s newly released LGY roadmap lays out investment in APIs, centralized dashboards designed to streamline the homebuying process.
New efforts are calling for better data sharing and interagency collaboration to fight service member suicides.