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DoD Sees Progress in Health Record System Upgrade; Capt. John Windom Comments

Capt. John Windom, the Defense Department‘s Healthcare Management System Modernization Program manager, believes the department is nearing the development of a medical records system that leverages interoperability after releasing the third draft request for proposals. Windom highlighted the importance of interoperability between DoD, Department of Veterans Affairs and civilian healthcare providers’ …

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James Martin: DI2E Framework Targets Defense, Intell Data Interoperability

U.S. defense and intelligence agencies are developing an enterprise software system to link data, workforce and technology for military operations, C4ISR Networks reported Wednesday. Amber Corrin writes the government is building the Defense Intelligence Information Enterprise framework to support both the joint information environment and intelligence community IT enterprise infrastructures. “We’ve …

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Pentagon, VA Work Toward Interoperable EHRs; Theresa Cullen Comments

The departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs have jointly created the VistA Evolution software program that works to help users share electronic health records, Federal News Radio reported Thursday. Michael O’Connell writes Theresa Cullen, the Veterans Health Administration’s chief medical informatics officer, told the radio station in an interview that …

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Christopher Miller: Pentagon Wants Competition for Health Record Modernization Project

Christopher Miller, acting director of the Interagency Program Office, said Wednesday the Defense Department intends to launch a competitive acquisition process for its electronic medical records system modernization project, the American Forces Press Service reported Thursday. Tyrone C. Marshall Jr. writes Miller described the Pentagon’s partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs to make …

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Pentagon Unveils Commercial Mobile Device Plan; Teri Takai Comments

The Defense Department has developed a plan aimed at providing the department’s nearly 600,000 mobile-device users secure classified and protected unclassified mobile platforms. Implementation of the plan will focus on devices, wireless infrastructure and applications that use commercial-off-the-shelf technology, the department said Tuesday. “This is not simply about embracing the …

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Army Sets Interoperable IT Acquisition Plan

The Army has published its implementation plan in order to acquire and make technology assets more interoperable, an Army acquisition director told Federal News Radio. Terry Edwards, a director of system-of-systems integration, said the Common Operating Environment will enable the Army to deliver interoperable technologies and capabilities to the warfighter. The …

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