Saturday August 02, 2014

Congress OK’s Upgrade of VA's 29-Year-Old Software

After a 29 year wait and numerous scandals involving the VA’s inability to get care to veterans in a timely manner, Congress is down to a final vote to provide the nation’s VA health system $17 Billion dollars for improvements, including a much needed technology update. Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition, it's long overdue cool

The agency hopes to have a contract for a new patient scheduling system by the end of this fiscal year, Sept. 30, and a new system in place sometime in 2015.