Congress is wise to jump onto oversight of two departments' electronic health records projects.
Senate version of Defense funding bill would require detailed examination of MHS Genesis by the Government Accountability Office.
Justification documents published by the Pentagon Tuesday increase the ceiling value of the MHS Genesis contract to $5.5 billion.
The Pentagon says it's seen progress since the department's independent testing office found the military's electronic health record system is not "operationally suitable."
The Veterans Affair and Defense department are taking on something that rarely succeeds — changing culture and technology all at once.
Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie described the development as one of the biggest IT contracts in federal government.
Developers, integrators, users and administrators at the Defense Department need to focus on the results and not give up or complain to one another.
Report by DoD's office of operational test and evaluation recommends the department temporarily pause further deployments of its electronic health record, MHS Genesis.
The departure of Scott Blackburn as acting chief information officer creates another gaping hole among top leaders at the Veterans Affairs Department.
Online government services, unlike freebies like Facebook or Google, won't sell your data or flood you with ads.
The Coast Guard joins VA in agreeing to adopt the commercial EHR DoD has already selected, but implementation details remain unclear.
In today's Federal Newscast, President Donald Trump presided over the signing of the "One Federal Decision" memorandum of understanding, in which seven of his cabinet secretaries took part.
Defense officials acknowledge early challenges in EHR deployment, but have no plans to delay further implementation
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin said his agenda for the future of the VA Choice Program also aligns with the White House's vision.