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VA IG responds to criticisms in Martinez case

The agency IG wrote a letter to the attorneys for Adair Martinez saying they overstated or misstated the facts about their investigation. George Opfer said his investigators followed protocol during discovery of the allegations of fraud and misconduct by Martinez in their August 2009 report. The MSPB ruled earlier this month that Martinez didn't receive due process and was wrongfully terminated.

Tags: management , George Opfer , MSPB , Gary Gilbert , Kevin Owen , Adair Martinez , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 04/20/2011, 08:20am EDT
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Shutdown Survival Kit

Given the nonperformance of Congress, federal workers better learn to live with furlough threats. So whether we dodge the bullet or not this time, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has a checklist you should clip and save...for the next time.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey , furlough , LTC , TSP , Social Security Administration

Monday - 04/11/2011, 04:00am EDT

MSPB rules VA violated former employee's constitutional rights

A Merit Systems Protection Board judge ruled that Adair Martinez was wrongfully fired by the Veterans Affairs Department, and the agency violated her 5th amendment rights.

Tags: management , Roger Baker , Lynne Yovino , MSPB , Adair Martinez , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 04/05/2011, 07:52pm EDT

VA's VistA e-health record system moves to open source

The Department of Veterans is moving its electronic health record system to the open source community.

Tags: VistA , electronic health records , technology , open source , Peter Lavin , Roger Baker , James Herbsleb , innovation , Jolie Lee

Friday - 04/01/2011, 02:03pm EDT

Data breaches at VA expose sensitive information

Two separate incidents at Veterans Affairs result in credit protection services for 1,600 vets

Tags: Federal Drive , cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Roger Baker

Friday - 04/01/2011, 09:30am EDT

VA to offer protection to some vets after data loss

The monthly data breach report from the Veterans Affairs shows risks due to human error are not as bad as they could be.

Tags: Roger Baker , technology , best practice , privacy , cybersecurity , data breach , John Buckner

Thursday - 03/31/2011, 02:57pm EDT

Navy's Wounded Warrior program boosts vet hiring

The Naval Sea Systems Command received the ERE Recruiting Excellence Award for Best Military Talent program for its Wounded Warrior hiring program.

Tags: Naval Sea Systems Command , Wounded Warrior , Kevin McCoy , hiring , veterans , DoD , In Depth

Wednesday - 03/30/2011, 04:30pm EDT
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GAO: DoD and VA need to communicate more

A program designed to help severely wounded veterans get life-long care isn't working the way it should.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , Defense , Walter Reed Army Medical Center , Federal Recovery Coordination Program , GAO , pay and benefits

Thursday - 03/24/2011, 11:40am EDT

What the new Federal Supply Schedule means for you

David Dowd, Partner at Mayer Brown LLP, discusses the new competition requirements agencies must follow when placing orders exceeding $150,000.
March 22, 2011

Tags: Federal Supply Schedule , GSA , contracting , Roger Waldron , Off the Shelf , Coalition for Government Procurement

Wednesday - 03/23/2011, 08:25pm EDT
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Female vets frustrated with VA health care

Female veterans still face significant frustration getting medical care, even in Veterans Affairs facilities with female-specific services.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , management , female veterans

Wednesday - 03/23/2011, 10:40am EDT
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