Electronic Health Records
  • VA Signs $10B Cerner EHR Implementation Contract

    May 18, 2018 - VA has signed a $10 billion Cerner EHR implementation contract to replace its homegrown legacy VistA system after months of ongoing negotiations. “I am pleased to announce we have signed a contract with Cerner today that will modernize the VA’s health care IT system and help provide seamless care to Veterans as they transition from military service to Veteran status, and when they...

  • Cerner Impersonator Convicted of $19M Health IT Fraud Scheme

    May 17, 2018 - Suresh Mitta of Richardson, Texas has been convicted in a federal jury trial of impersonating Cerner Corporation in a $19 million health IT fraud scheme, according to an announcement from the Western District of Missouri’s Department of Justice. Mitta was found guilty of a single count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, following a November 2016 federal indictment. Mitta was the Chief...

  • Patient Data Access Next Step in Healthcare Interoperability

    May 16, 2018 - The push for nationwide healthcare interoperability has been fueled by organizations integrating EHRs and working toward as smooth of a transition as possible into the digital era. Now that the technological aspect is there, it is becoming increasingly critical to ensure that providers understand the data and are able to properly utilize it, Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC) CEO...

  • DoD MHS GENESIS EHR System Deemed Ineffective, Unsuitable

    May 14, 2018 - The Department of Defense’s (DoD’s) MHS GENESIS EHR system implementations at Initial Operating Capability (IOC) care sites across the Pacific Northwest are not operationally effective or suitable, according to a newly-released Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) report. “MHS GENESIS is not operationally effective because it does not demonstrate enough workable...


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States Could Utilize AI for Improved Healthcare Interoperability

There are numerous obstacles to seamless healthcare interoperability at state health and human services (HHS) enterprises, but utilizing new data analytics options could prove fruitful in improving patient outcomes, recent research found. Specifically,...

VA Signs $10B Cerner EHR Implementation Contract

VA has signed a $10 billion Cerner EHR implementation contract to replace its homegrown legacy VistA system after months of ongoing negotiations. “I am pleased to announce we have signed a contract with Cerner today that will modernize...

Congress: “Malign Neglect” Impedes VA Cerner EHR Contract

Members of Congress issued a letter to VA Deputy Secretary Thomas Bowman stating their disapproval for the way VA Cerner EHR contract negotiations have been carried out and expressing concern over the appointment of Acting VA CIO Camilo Sandoval....

1UPHealth Wins ONC API Innovation Challenge Using FHIR Server

1UPHealth recently won the ONC application programming interface (API) innovation challenge by identifying weaknesses in a server built on the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) standard, and then finding ways to strengthen the...

Interoperability Key in EHNAC Trusted Exchange Accreditation Program

WEDI, SAFE-BioPharma Association, LLC, eHI, and eP3 Foundation are collaborating with the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) to launch a Trusted Exchange Accreditation Program (TEAP) to further improve healthcare...

Cerner Impersonator Convicted of $19M Health IT Fraud Scheme

Suresh Mitta of Richardson, Texas has been convicted in a federal jury trial of impersonating Cerner Corporation in a $19 million health IT fraud scheme, according to an announcement from the Western District of Missouri’s Department of...

CMS Accepting New Promoting Interoperability Measure Proposals

CMS recently announced it is accepting proposals for new measures stakeholders would like to see included in the Medicare Promoting Interoperability (PI) program. The federal agency will accept proposals until June 29. CMS is encouraging stakeholders...

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