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VA ending Microsoft licensing in 'ruthless reduction'

The Department of Veterans Affairs has reworked its relationship with Microsoft. CIO Roger Baker told In Depth that while daily operations won't change for VA employees, other vendors may be on the chopping block.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Roger Baker , Microsoft , budget

Wednesday - 04/11/2012, 07:38pm EDT

Lawmakers want audit of wait times for veterans

Lawmakers want an inspector general investigation to see how long veterans must wait for mental health treatment.

Tags: Patty Murray , Richard Burr , Senate Veterans Affairs Committee , Congress , Senate , veterans , DoD

Tuesday - 12/06/2011, 02:10pm EST

Veterans Affairs CTO Peter Levin promoting technology as innovation driver at VA

New system aims to speed up processing of Agent Orange claims.

Tags: management , technology , best practices , VA , Peter Levin , Tom Temin , Health IT , GITEC

Monday - 03/15/2010, 05:51pm EDT

Project HERO examination puts VA Chief Business Officer Gary Baker under microscope

House Veterans Affairs Committee reviews reports that say VA can't confirm it's getting what it's paying for in pilot program.

Tags: contracting , management , best practices , Health IT , Congress , Veterans Affairs , House Veterans Affairs Committee , Michael Michaud , Belinda Finn , Gary Baker

Monday - 02/15/2010, 06:52pm EST

President Obama present SAVE Award to VA staffer Nancy Fichtner

Colorado VA employee wins grass-roots competition for ideas to save government money; President says contest will be annual affair.

Tags: management , best practices , Health IT , Nancy Fichtner , Barack Obama , SAVE Awards

Monday - 12/21/2009, 08:36pm EST

At the VA, a new CIO reports progress on IT management

Over the last several years, the news headlines were full of not-so-good news when it came to information technology at the Department of Veterans Affairs: missing laptops, delayed or over budget IT projects. But now, a new chief information officer at the VA is getting much of the credit for a turnaround at the agency

Tags: technology , management , Eric Shinseki , Roger Baker , Senate Budget Committee , IT Dashboard , Max Cacas

Monday - 12/14/2009, 07:24am EST

Following the Veterans Affairs money further down the chain

When agencies get money through appropriations, the next step is to push it to the programs and projects that need it. But the VA may be having some problems doing so.

Tags: management , Health IT , Congress , VA , House Veterans Affairs Committee , Bob Filner , Rita Reed , Michael Finegan

Thursday - 12/03/2009, 07:47pm EST
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