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VA outlines key procurement initiatives

Jan Frye, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Acquisition and Logistics, Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses the VA's key procurement initiatives.
June 28, 2011(Encore presentation August 9, 2011)

Tags: Off the Shelf , procurement , acquisition , contracting

Tuesday - 06/28/2011, 05:16pm EDT
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OPM promotes new thinking about federal pay

OPM Director John Berry said the administration is trying to be "responsible and professional" when it comes to changing the bonus and pay structure. He said agencies should take a step back and make sure they are using these programs effectively and promoting the best employees.

Tags: pay and benefits , management , John Berry , Scott Gould , Greg Gilman , Jeff Risinger , OPM , OMB , SEC , NTEU , pay freeze , performance bonuses , within grade , Federal Labor Management Council , Jason Miller

Thursday - 06/16/2011, 08:05am EDT
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Duckworth resigns from VA post

Tammy Duckworth submitted her resignation from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Tags: Tammy Duckworth , Congress , Chicago Sun-Times , Lynn Sweet , Jolie Lee

Monday - 06/13/2011, 07:00pm EDT

VA, DoD to test initial joint e-health record in July

Agency officials will meet in June to approve the rollout of the first piece of an integrated and interoperable electronic health record for soldiers and veterans. VA and DoD also are creating a centralized database that will be located in DISA's data centers.

Tags: technology , Peter Levin , Roger Baker , DoD , electronic health record , VistA , AHLTA , data sharing , health IT , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 05/31/2011, 07:04pm EDT
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DoD, VA choose e-health GUI

The Defense Department and Veteran's Affairs have chosen its "mainline" interface for their joint e-health record.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , DoD , e-health , GUI , technology

Tuesday - 05/31/2011, 10:40am EDT

Agencies having trouble analyzing service contracts

GAO found many agencies will fall short of the June 30 deadline to determine if they are using service contractors appropriately.

Tags: contracting , GAO , OMB , GSA , HUD , DHS , service contracting , inventories , Jason Miller

Friday - 05/27/2011, 06:37pm EDT

VA's Baker to chair e-health advisory board

The Defense and Veterans Affairs departments have agreed to use commercial, open source software to develop a joint electronic health record. VA CIO Roger Baker will head the advisory board.

Tags: DoD Report , Roger Baker , technology , e-health records , Federal Drive , Next Gov

Friday - 05/27/2011, 12:59pm EDT

Million Veteran Program consolidates vets' health data

Veterans Affairs' Dr. Ronald Przygodzki explains on the program will further the science of genomics.

Tags: Ronald Przygodzki , genomics , Million Veteran Program , technology , health data , Federal Drive

Friday - 05/27/2011, 12:33pm EDT
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CIOs cite struggles with agile development

Agency chief information officers say the road to more agile acquisition and development of information technology has some speed bumps, including misaligned budgetary and acquisition cycles, and industry partners who are just as accustomed to the old way of doing things as the government is.

Tags: technology , industry , management , Vivek Kundra , OMB , IT management reforms , agile development , AFCEA , CBP , DoD , Kenneth Ritchhart , Stephen Warren , Teri Takai , Jared Serbu

Friday - 05/27/2011, 08:09am EDT
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House bill to strengthen vet job training

A bill introduced this week in the House would improve training for veterans and change hiring practices to favor veterans.

Tags: Sanford Bishop , Hiring Heroes Act of 2011 , Patty Murray , job training , hiring , Congress , Jolie Lee

Wednesday - 05/25/2011, 01:10pm EDT
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