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VA Secretary’s weird hill to die on

Former VA deputy CIO Ed Meagher explains his frustration with Secretary Denis McDonough’s decision for the Veterans Affairs Department to continue to…

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Part 2: What VA can do to fix the doomed $16B (and counting) Electronic Health Record modernization

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Why VA’s $16B (and counting) Electronic Health Record Modernization is doomed

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FILE - In this April 2, 2015, file photo, a visitor leaves the Sacramento Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Rancho Cordova, Calif. The number of veterans seeking health care but ending up on waiting lists of one month or more is 50 percent higher now than it was a year ago when a scandal over false records and long wait times wracked the Department of Veterans Affairs, The New York Times reported Saturday, June 20, 2015, online ahead of its Sunday editions. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

In abandoning VistA, VA faces culture change that’s ‘orders of magnitude bigger’ than expected

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Ed Meagher, Husky Elf, Operation Covert Santa

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In Depth Show Blog – December 4, 2013

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DoD, VA’s health IT efforts grow out of leadership, necessity

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As Kundra leaves, who will reform federal IT?

Vivek Kundra, the federal government\’s first chief information officer, plans to step down. Who will follow and what will be most at risk? We ask Ed Meagher,…

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Bring your own telework tools

The federal government could soon pay a $2,000 subsidy to federal employees who buy their own mobile devices.

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Pitfalls of employee-owned mobile devices for work

A few agency CIO\’s have bought onto the idea of employee-owned cell phones and laptops. But what are the pitfalls?

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