Tag Archives: electronic health records

VA Secretary Robert Wilkie Inducted Into 2019 Wash100 for Achievement in Electronic Health Records Modernization

VA Secretary Robert Wilkie Inducted Into 2019 Wash100 for Achievement in Electronic Health Records Modernization - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce that Robert Wilkie, secretary of Veterans Affairs, was inducted into the 2019 Wash100 “” Executive Mosaic's annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena “” for his achievements in modernizing the VA electronic health care system. This honor marks the first Wash100 Award win for Wilkie.

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Hortonworks’ Shaun Bierweiler: Military Health Records System, Commercial Tech Integration ‘Not Impossible’

Hortonworks' Shaun Bierweiler: Military Health Records System, Commercial Tech Integration 'Not Impossible' - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Shaun Bierweiler, vice president of Hortonworks‘ U.S. public sector business, has said it would require a “significant effort” to integrate commercial technology with health records from the Defense Department and the Department of Veterans Affairs, Federal Times reported Friday. Bierweiler told Federal Times in an interview that such effort is “not impossible.” …

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Leidos Team Deploys New DoD EHR Platform at Naval Hospital Bremerton; Jerry Hogge Comments

Leidos Team Deploys New DoD EHR Platform at Naval Hospital Bremerton; Jerry Hogge Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The team of Leidos, Cerner and Accenture has installed a new electronic health records platform at Naval Hospital Bremerton in Washington as part of the Defense Department‘s efforts to modernize the Military Health System. Leidos said Monday the deployment of the MHS GENESIS platform in Bremerton is part of the initial operational capability …

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VA to Adopt COTS Platform for EHR System Modernization; Leidos' Jerry Hogge Comments

VA to Adopt COTS Platform for EHR System Modernization; Leidos' Jerry Hogge Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Department of Veterans Affairs opted to adopt a commercial off-the-shelf platform to manage its electronic health records by awarding a sole-source contract to Cerner in June, E-Commerce Times reported Friday. The commercial EHR system from Cerner will replace VA's current VistA platform and is designed to be interoperable with the Defense …

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Apprio to Offer Agencies Health IT Services Under GSA Schedule 70

Apprio to Offer Agencies Health IT Services Under GSA Schedule 70 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

 Apprio will offer health information technology services to federal customers through the General Services Administration‘s IT Schedule 70 contract vehicle. The company said Monday its service offerings under the contract’s health IT special item number will cover electronic health records, software engineering, program management, claims administrations, big data and interoperability. Apprio has provided engineering, program management and technology support …

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Gulu Gambhir: Leidos, Virginia Tech to Research Big Data Usage for Healthcare Field

Gulu Gambhir: Leidos, Virginia Tech to Research Big Data Usage for Healthcare Field - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Leidos has entered into a partnership with Virginia Tech for research on the use of big data from electronic health records to improve patient care and drive down healthcare costs. The company said Thursday the team will utilize technical data from healthcare providers to develop methods that address the sector’s challenges in …

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VA Evaluates Mobile Apps for Patient, Provider EHR Access; Kathy Frisbee Comments

VA Evaluates Mobile Apps for Patient, Provider EHR Access; Kathy Frisbee Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Department of Veterans Affairs is field-testing new mobile applications that work to help healthcare providers and patients connect with the VA’s Vista electronic health records system, FCW reported Wednesday. Adam Mazmanian writes that the Mobile Blue Button and Summary of Care apps as well as the upcoming Patient Viewer app work to provide …

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Vishal Agrawal: ICSA Labs Certifies Harris Platform to Support EHR Meaningful Use

Vishal Agrawal: ICSA Labs Certifies Harris Platform to Support EHR Meaningful Use - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A Harris Corp. web-based platform has been certified by ICSA Labs to help medical practices manage electronic health records and meet the federal government’s meaningful use rules. ICSA Labs assessed and validated Harris’ FusionFX patient portal system as an Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology-authorized certification body, …

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