Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Department of Veterans Affairs revamps Health IT

Federal News Radio with Chris Dorobek and Amy Morris. The Department of Veterans Affairs has an innovative health IT system, VistA, but it has been around for awhile and VA CIO Roger Baker is looking to modernize the system.

Baker is actually asking for help in an open and transparent way reaching out to the Industry Advisory Council.

Ed Meagher is the former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information Technology at VA and currently the Director of Strategic Health Initiatives at SRA International he joined them with his insights.

Listen below: