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Pentagon, VA Keeping Own EHR Systems, Emphasizing Interoperability

The departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs are taking a new approach towards integrating their electronic health records systems, Nextgov reports. Katherine McIntire Peters writes the departments will acquire technologies aimed at making their systems more interoperable instead of building a brand new system as previously planned. Defense Secretary Leon …

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Panetta, Shinseki Move Health Record Integration Date to 2013

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki are moving forward the integration of both departments’ electronic health records systems to 2013 from 2014, EHR Intelligence reports. Jennifer Bresnick writes the two departments expect to have a new timeframe in place later this month, with full deployment of …

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