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VA Selects Cerner EHR Technology

by Jill Reeves, MHA on Jun 5, 2017

Providing better care for veterans and their families is closer to reality today with the VA's selection of Cerner Corporation's EHR technology. 

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is following in the footsteps of the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Military Health System (MHS) in adopting a commercial EHR technology that is nearly identical to the latter's Cerner platform.

On Monday, VA Secretary David Shulkin announced that the federal agency will abandon its VistA EHR after decades of development and support.

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Jill Reeves has over 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry and has worked exclusively in the fields of market research, statistical analysis and healthcare interactive/digital marketing. Before joining CQuence Health Group as marketing manager, Jill was director of communications and new media for PRC, a nationwide healthcare market research organization. Jill earned a master's degree in healthcare administration from Bellevue University and a bachelor's degree in education from the University of Nebraska in Kearney. She is a published author and avid student of social media and emerging communication trends.

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