Tag Archives: Robert Petzel

David Shulkin, LaVerne Council Nominated for Top VA Health, IT Roles

The White House has nominated David Shulkin as undersecretary for health and LaVerne Council as assistant secretary for information and technology at the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Army Times reported Wednesday. Leo Shane III writes Shulkin, who is president of Morristown Medical Center in New Jersey, was recommended by the search committee to …

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Robert Petzel: VA Spent $500M on Telemedicine Projects in 2013

The Department of Veterans Affairs will spend $500 million in 2013 on telemedicine programs intended for 8 million veterans, Federal News Radio reported Friday. Jason Miller writes that VA Health Undersecretary Robert Petzel told the station in an interview at the Connected Health Showcase event Wednesday in Washington agency seeks to …

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