John Windom

After months of delays, VA launches modernized Cerner EHR at first medical center


Mann-Grandstaff Medical Center was the first facility to launch the VA's new electronic health record system this weekend.

VA ‘confident’ it will launch new EHR by March 28 — barring this one thing


There's one hypothetical situation, officials told lawmakers, that could keep the VA from going live with the EHR in late March.

VA rollout of new scheduling tool will take two years longer than expected


The VA estimates it will be 2025 before the modernized scheduling tool is deployed across the nation.

VA holding back speed of EHR development to benefit veterans, leaders say


Cerner wants VA to go faster, but "we're holding them back," said the EHR project's lead.

VA software shuffle could delay national rollout of patient scheduling


Despite a successful pilot to replace the system at the center of the department's 2014 scheduling scandal, VA will now pivot to adopt different software, delaying the nationwide rollout potentially by years.