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True costs of troubled VA EHR project are ‘no longer clear,’ appropriators concede

Veterans Affairs Deputy Secretary Donald Remy stood by the department’s 10-year timeline and next year’s budget for its massive electronic health record…

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After underreporting billions, VA will launch new initiative to review EHR’s costs

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Few VA employees easily navigating new EHR after training, months of use, auditors say

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VA’s EHR strategic review is complete, but path forward isn’t quite ready for primetime

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VA vows to pause EHR rollout at future sites until strategic review is complete

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VA faces pivotal moment with EHR after months of lingering usability problems

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VA launches strategic review, considers schedule changes amid concerns with new EHR

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(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana.The U.S. Capitol is seen at night after negotiators sealed a deal for COVID relief, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020, in Washington. Top Capitol Hill negotiators sealed a deal Sunday on an almost $1 trillion COVID-19 economic relief package, finally delivering long-overdue help to businesses and individuals and providing money to deliver vaccines to a nation eager for them. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana.

Congress unveils details of massive $1.4T omnibus spending package

The $1.4 trillion omnibus spending package is packed with provisions that set spending and policy priorities for a variety of federal agencies in 2021. 

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VA touts successful first EHR go-live: ‘A lot of things worked’

Officials at the Department of Veterans Affairs were enthusiastic about the recent go-live of the new electronic health record, which VA deployed to the…

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/Kiyoshi TannoWashington DC/USA Mar 25 2019/Signboard of United States Department of Veterans Affairs(VA).The VA stands in front of Lafayette Square Park in the north of the White House.

VA sets new July goal for initial electronic health record rollout

Development challenges were behind the decision to delay the rollout of an initial set of electronic health record capabilities at the first site, the Department of Veterans Affairs told members of Congress.

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