Robert Wilkie

VA finishes IT overhaul for GI Bill education benefits


The VA finished implementation of software updates in accordance with the Forever GI bill.

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 targets October for modernized EHR launch


The VA plans to launch its new EHR system in October, the department announced Friday.

VA moves benefits hearings online following passage of new modernization act


The VA is moving more services online. A recent law allowed veterans to appear before benefit hearings remotely.

VA inks deal with Facebook, increases video services for virtual mental health care


The VA says it is has seen its online mental health care services nearly triple as the department tries to limit in-person contact to stop the spread of COVID-19.

VA’s enterprise management office gets new acting head


The Department of Veterans Affairs has a new acting head of the Office of Enterprise Integration, Karen Brazell. She will oversee modernization and innovation at the VA.