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VA’s first permanent chief data officer Kshemendra Paul leaving agency

Kshemendra Paul, the VA’s first permanent chief data officer, is leaving the agency in November to join the Energy Department as an assistant inspector…

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VA extends EHR delay to June 2023 after review finds more system problems

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VA EHR ‘not even close’ to meeting patient needs right now, deputy secretary tells senators

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VA scraps last EHR go-live date in FY 2022, amid IG accounts of patient harm

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VA confidence in new EHR ‘shaken’ following cases of patient harm, McDonough says

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

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IT modernization

VA secretary urges EHR rollout to continue, but ‘very concerned’ about system outages

The VA’s new Electronic Health Record is now running at a third location, although lawmakers remain concerned about future rollouts.

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VA looking into ‘root cause’ of EHR outage that also hit DoD, Coast Guard

Terry Adirim, executive director of the Electronic Health Record Modernization Integration Office, told reporters in a call Thursday that the cause was…

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VA brings employees back to the office, but envisions hybrid workplace for eligible staff

The Veterans Affairs Department is the latest agency to bring its workforce back to the office, but is envisioning a hybrid workplace to improve recruitment and retention. 

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