Veterans Health Administration

Costly, complex, weaknesses: Not great words for VA’s electronic health record project

The new EHR has proven to be a heavy lift, especially when it comes to a realistic and enforceable schedule.

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VA hired 59,000 employees this fiscal year, but still struggles with workforce shortages

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VA seeks higher pay caps for more health care workers to address high turnover rates

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Veterans Affairs completes a deep study of how it treats those with post-traumatic stress disorder

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Government Accountability Office finds policy lapses that hinder VA’s ability to respond to complaints

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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)

McDonough warns of ‘deleterious’ impact of full-year continuing resolution on VA operations

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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)Veteran Affairs building near the White House in Washington, Feb. 14, 2018. An internal watchdog's investigation has found that Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin improperly accepted Wimbledon tennis tickets and likely wrongly used taxpayer money to cover his wife's airfare for an 11-day European trip. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

VHA teams up with University of Maryland on prostate cancer research

The Veterans Health Administration is teaming with the University of Maryland on a research project. Its goal is to establish new surveillance methods…

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Lessons learned from a former VA undersecretary

After spending three years as Undersecretary for Veterans Benefits during the Trump administration, Paul Lawrence has learned a few lessons.

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Virtual reality comes to the Veterans Health Administration and its patients

VHA’s Innovation Ecosystem has teamed up with a vendor called Wellovate to develop immersion therapies for patients.

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