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Joe Ayers: HP Sponsors 17th Veteran Wheelchair Games

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 25, 2015 — GovCon Executive reported Wednesday on HP (NYSE: HPQ) sponsoring this year’s National Veterans Wheelchair Games, a rehabilitative multisport event co-presented by the Paralyzed Veterans of America and the Department of Veterans Affairs. “HP is proud to continue its involvement with the National Wheelchair Games ...

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Systems Made Simple Lands 2 VA IT Support Contracts

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Systems Made Simple has been awarded two contracts to help the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs update the agency’s pharmaceutical software applications and develop information technology performance monitoring metrics. The Lockheed Martin-owned (NYSE: LMT) company said it will build clinical decision support tools for VA pharmacists to crosscheck prescriptions and ...

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VA Secretary Robert McDonald Elected to Wash100 for Leadership in Health Services

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Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 26, 2015 – Robert McDonald is among this year’s inductees to the Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for his work on health services at the Department of Veterans Affairs. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected by Executive Mosaic’s organizational and ...

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Stephen Warren: VA Seeks Vendor for New Medical Appointment Scheduling System

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The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking contractors to develop a fresh medical appointment scheduling system in an effort to help veterans gain access to healthcare services. VA released a request for proposal for a new management-based software schedulers can use to deploy services to VA’s medical facilities, the department said Friday. “We are seeking ...

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VA Seeks Industry Help for Agency’s Medical Imaging System Modernization

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The Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking information on potential vendors who can modernize and support an enterprise-grade system for VA hospitals to capture and store medical images. VA said Monday it plans to refresh imaging applications that run on the Veterans Health Information Systems and Technology Architecture. The agency is ...

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Keith Seaman Joins VMware as Public Sector Healthcare Tech Chief; Lynn Martin Comments

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Keith Seaman, former assistant deputy chief information officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has joined VMware’s (NYSE: VMW) public sector team as chief technology executive for healthcare. The 28-year veteran will lead the company to promote the use of information technology programs in public health service delivery, VMware said Thursday. “We’re excited to ...

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HP Names Former VA Healthcare COO Laura Miller a Public Sector Principal

Laura Miller, a former chief operating officer for the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ healthcare system, has joined HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) as healthcare client principal for the U.S. public sector. The company said the 30-year public health veteran will work with clients such as the VA, the Military Health System and the ...

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VA Wants Email, Office Software in Cloud Computing

The Department of Veterans Affairs is looking to move email and office software to cloud computing, according to a request for information posted Friday. The VA said it wants use the Cloud-Based Office Automation and Collaboration Pilot to implement automated and interoperable cloud-based office software. The VA plans for the pilot ...

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VA Issues RFI For Cloud-Based Telecommunication

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is seeking industry input on how to move its telephone infrastructure into cloud computing, according to a request for information posted Dec. 23. The VA is asking for a solution that can integrate traditional telecommunications functions with digital-based communications, such as instant messaging and ...

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