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News from the Department of Veterans Affairs
VA launches groundbreaking training program to fully leverage new electronic health record solution (9/16/2019)
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently launched an innovative new training program to support its electronic health record modernization (EHRM) effort that, as of Sept. 12, had selected 76 trainees who have begun projects that address real-world VA health care challenges.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was recently recognized in studies by two independent peer-review journals - JAMIA Open and Psychiatric Services - for efforts to deliver trusted, easy access and high-quality online health care services to Veterans with complex health care needs or residing in remote areas.
VA achieves historic goal delivering more than 90,000 appeals decisions to Veterans in FY 2019 (9/11/2019)
On Sept 10, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) exceeded its goal, three weeks ahead of schedule, to deliver 90,050 appeals decisions regarding disability benefits and services to Veterans in fiscal year 2019, approximately 9,000 more decisions than the previous year.