Tag Archives: Veterans Affairs

Profile: Doug Rosendale, Cairn CEO and Founder

Doug Rosendale is the CEO and founder of Cairn Corp., a health information technology startup aimed at advancing interoperability and increased use of mobile technology in the healthcare arena. Before founding Cairn, he served as senior physician adviser for clinical informatics at the Veterans Health Administration‘s office of health information. …

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Profile: VA CFO Todd Grams

Todd Grams serves as chief financial officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, where he is also executive-in-charge for the VA’s office of management. In this capacity, he oversees a $130 billion budget and is responsible for the department’s financial management, performance management, business oversight and asset enterprise management programs. …

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NATO Extends Secretary General Rasmussen’s Term for One Year

NATO allies approved a one year term extension for NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen last Wednesday, reports Reuters. NATO secretary-generals serve a four-year term with a potential one year extension. The agreement will prolong Rasmussen’s term until July 2014, just months before the planned troop pull-out from Afghanistan. Rasmussen …

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Farzad Mostashari: Immunization Records Could Come to Blue Button

Immunization records could be coming to the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ Blue Button system within the coming weeks, the nation’s lead coordinator for health information technology said last week. According to AOL Government, VA CTO Peter Levin and Dr. Farzad Mostashari, head of the Office of the National Coordinator for …

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