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VA Begins Data Migration to Facilitate Cerner EHR Tech Adoption; Robert Wilkie Quoted

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has moved the health records of 23.5M military retirees to a Cerner-operated (Nasdaq: CERN) data center for processing this summer in preparation for the implementation of an interoperable electronic health record system across VA and the Department of Defense.

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Halfaker Team to Help Manage VA Customer Experience Under $244M Contract

A team composed of Halfaker and Associates, Deloitte and Medallia has won a potential five-year, $244M contract to help the Department of Veterans Affairs implement an enterprise-wide customer experience management platform. The industry team will update the surveying and dashboard functions of VA's Medallia-built platform under the Veteran Signals program, Halfaker and Associates said Wednesday.

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By Light Wins $105M VA ID, Access Mgmt Task Order

By Light Professional IT Services has won a five-year, $105M task order to provide support services for the Department of Veterans Affairs’ identity and access management program, G2Xchange Health reported Tuesday. VA issued the order under the Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology Next Generation contracting vehicle. Work will involve project management, …

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Microsoft to Bring Broadband Internet, Teach Digital Skills to Rural Vets Under VA Partnership

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 28, 2019 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is working to facilitate internet access for military veterans in rural areas as part of a collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs to deliver telehealth services as well as education, business and job opportunities to retired service members, ExecutiveBiz …

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Jeff Johnson Named Leidos Senior Director for VA Business Development

Jeff Johnson, a more than two-decade public and private sector veteran, has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as senior director for veterans affairs business development, FedHealthIT reported Friday. He previously worked as a senior manager for Grant Thornton‘s global public sector healthcare practice. Before he joined industry, Johnson served in the …

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Perspecta to Continue VA EHR System Support Under $155M Follow-On Contract; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has secured a potential five-year, $155M contract to continue helping the Department of Veterans Affairs maintain VA’s electronic health records system. The company said Wednesday it will provide managerial, administrative and technical support for the Veterans Health Information Systems and Technology Architecture and VistA Imaging platforms. Under …

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ManTech Signs $115M Cash Deal for Kforce Government Solutions; Kevin Phillips Quoted

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has agreed to buy Kforce Government Solutions for $115M in cash in a move to broaden its federal civilian and health footprint, particularly within the Department of Veterans Affairs. ManTech said Friday it expects the transaction to conclude this month, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary …

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