Veterans Affairs

Costly, complex, weaknesses: Not great words for VA’s electronic health record project

The new EHR has proven to be a heavy lift, especially when it comes to a realistic and enforceable schedule.

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/metamorworks)Medical technology concept.

Office overseeing EHR interoperability between DoD, VA not having ‘active role’ in rollout

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VA hired 59,000 employees this fiscal year, but still struggles with workforce shortages

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(AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)Denis McDonough, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, testifies before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)

McDonough: 6 VA health care workers fired for not following COVID-19 workplace protocols

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The Navy faces a lawsuit over other-than-honorable discharges

Two veterans service organizations have sued the Navy over discharge upgrades. At issue are other-than-honorable discharges, how they limit lifetime VA…

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FILE - Shalanda Young, President Biden's nominee for Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), speaks during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee confirmation hearing, Feb. 1, 2022 in Washington.  Young is awaiting a vote by the Senate to confirm her as director. She would be the first Black woman to lead the office if confirmed, which is expected. Six Black members of President Joe Biden's Cabinet will be meeting for a Black History Month event Thursday highlighting their roles in the administration, some of which are historic firsts.  (Al Drago/Bloomberg via AP, File)

Agencies release over 300 actions to advance equity in federal services

Over 90 agencies release 300 new actions aiming to expand opportunities in federal services for disadvantaged communities.

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