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IT at Department of Veterans Affairs has gone from siloed to streamlined

The coronavirus chatbot at the Department of Veterans Affairs has cut call center volume at the agency in half as part of the push for DevSecOps at the agency. Daniel McCune, Executive Director for the Enterprise Portfolio Management Division in the Office of Information and Technology at the VA, said his department pivoted from project […]


New legislation could benefit over 10 million veterans

The House of Representatives just unanimously passed a new measure to expand the reach of the Department of Veterans Affairs in distributing the coronavirus vaccine. The new VA VACCINE Act would allow some caregivers and all veterans, even those who don’t receive health care through the VA, to receive vaccines through the VA. Congressman Mark […]


The VA plans to migrate about 350 applications to the cloud by 2024

The Department of Veterans Affairs has scaled its telehealth visits by a factor of 10 since the beginning of the pandemic. Telehealth is only one application of more than 100 that live in the cloud for the agency. David Catanoso, Director of the Enterprise Cloud Solutions Office at the VA, said the VA’s enterprise cloud […]


The vaccine rollout at the Department of Veterans Affairs

Dr. Jane Kim, Chief Consultant for Preventative Medicine at the Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses the logistics and timeline of administering COVID-19 vaccines at the VA


GAO recommends DoD monitor clinical guidelines across military treatment facilities

Debra Draper, Director of Health Care Issues at GAO, goes over what GAO found when looking into clinical practice guidelines developed by the Department of Defense and the VA


Cyber challenges at the Department of Veterans Affairs

Joe Stenaka, Deputy Chief Information Security Officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses agile adversaries, SolarWinds, remote work and veteran data privacy

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Solid Start program reaches out to veterans who have completed their service

Margarita Devlin, Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Benefits for the Veterans Benefits Administration at the VA, describes how the Solid Start program is helping veterans understand their benefits

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