Dr. David Shulkin, the undersecretary for health at VA, says the agency needs better integration with private sector medical providers in order to “re-engineer” the way veterans access treatment.
Before her retirement, Vivieca Wright Simpson had been with VA for 32 years. Peter O’Rourke, the director of VA’s new Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection, will serve as VA’s permanent chief of staff going forward.
Some technology leaders at the Veterans Affairs Department think it might be time to take a step back and evaluate new innovations more dispassionately.
Jeff Neal, former chief human capital officer at Homeland Security and vice president at ICF, has been following the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act and its aftermath carefully, and joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss its effects.
In today’s Federal Newscast, in the wake of a report which says corruption is getting worse, Acting Director of the Office of Government Ethics reminds federal employees about the oath they take to perform their duties.
GAO’s Elizabeth Curda tells Federal News Radio what enhancements VA can make to ensure success of its new disability appeals process.
Many a styrene cup of coffee will have been consumed on this one
On this episode of CyberChat, host Sean Kelley, former EPA CISO, is joined by Dominic Cussatt, VA’s chief information security officer.
The Veterans Affairs Department has about a year to get its appeals process off the ground. Congress and GAO are concerned VA doesn’t have the tools ready to meet that deadline.
Will Cerner Corp.’s MHS Genesis provide the safe harbor the Coast Guard needs?
President Donald Trump wants the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act, which he signed into law last summer, to serve as a model for other agencies.
In his first State of the Union, President Donald Trump highlights VA’s success with removing 1,500 employees under the June 2017 law.
Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) said he supports Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin’s moves to reform the department.
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Office of Special Counsel presents its findings from two investigations involving employee misconduct and negligence at the Veterans Affairs Department.
GAO said Veterans Affairs’ policies and risk management has not kept up with the evolution of security for many federal buildings.