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VA watchdogs raise alarms about steps missed screening hires with drug felonies

Federal watchdogs have found several gaps in how VA screens candidates for healthcare jobs — including identifying when it hires employees with a drug…

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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)

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

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Congress fears VA is ‘moving on’ amid persistent EHR challenges, low employee morale at initial go-live site

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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.

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 unreliable infrastructure estimates raise more questions about EHR’s cost

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

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

Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough said the department will launch a strategic review of the electronic health records modernization program, following…

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