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New Tool Helps VA Track and Analyze COVID-19 Data on the Ground

VA’s new National Surveillance Tool, built by OIT, is the single authoritative source for COVID-19 data across the VA system.

News | June 19, 2020

OIT Gets Big Thanks

After OIT successfully ramped up IT systems to accommodate thousands of personnel working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, workers at a regional VBA office shared their appreciation.

News | June 19, 2020
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VA Rapidly Deploys Innovative Mobile ICUs

In just two and a half days, emergency management staff from VHA and OIT turned an empty parking lot into a fully equipped and functioning ICU.

News | June 12, 2020
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An Innovative Solution to Support Expanded Telehealth Capability

OIT supports and expands VA’s telehealth capabilities, giving Veterans high-quality care while helping flatten the curve.

News | June 11, 2020

OIT Releases New Coronavirus Chatbot

In response to COVID-19, OIT develops an interactive digital tool to better serve Veterans’ increased need for information and services.

News | June 11, 2020
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Opening the Floodgates: VA Surges Remote Capabilities and Doubles Network Capacity

VA’s doubled network capacity enables essential remote access and telehealth capabilities to VHA staff in record numbers.

News | May 8, 2020

New Garland VA Facility Ready for COVID-19 Veteran Patients

VA fast-tracked retrofitting Garland VA Medical Center, a 140-bed capacity shuttered hospital, in a matter of weeks to treat COVID-19 Veteran patients.

News | April 21, 2020
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OIT Specialists Deliver Seamless Support to Home-bound VBA Staff Who Process Record Numbers of Veteran Claims During Pandemic

When VA pivoted to emergency footing in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic, OIT Specialists supporting VBA went above and beyond to ensure that Veterans’ claims processing carried on without interruption.

News | April 21, 2020
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Women in IT: LaShaunne David

Celebrate International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month by learning more about OIT’s own women leaders

News | March 11, 2020
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Selfless Service Takes Flight

OIT employee’s dedicated efforts send a Veteran’s VA experience soaring to new heights.

News | December 27, 2019

VA Launches Smart Tool to Reduce Veteran Wait Times for Disability Claims

OIT’s new smart tool uses machine-learning to deliver benefits to Veterans more quickly.

News | December 27, 2019

Veterans Can Now Access Information Through Health Records on iPhone

VA is rolling out nationwide access for Veterans to their VA health data, alongside their health records from other health care providers in one place, in the Health Records section of the Health app for iPhone.

Press Release | November 6, 2019

Doing “Digital” Differently at VA

What distinguishes our digital transformation is our purpose, our “why.” It drives me and everyone in OIT as we work together toward the same goal: improving the lives of Veterans.

Commentary | September 13, 2019

Digital Applications Reduce Veteran Claims Processing Time by 10 Days

OIT is reducing the time Veterans spend submitting applications, increasing transparency, and shortening the time it takes to receive a decision from VA by launching and enhancing application programming interfaces (APIs).

News | September 10, 2019
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Benefits Intake API Reaches New Weekly Milestone of 900 Form Submissions

The Benefits Intake API allows third-party organizations, such as Veteran Service Organizations (VSOs), to electronically and securely submit Veteran claims documents directly to VA.

News | June 21, 2019
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OIT Staff at Saginaw VAMC Connect Veteran in Hospice Care to His Son

OIT staff at the VA Medical Center (VAMC) in Saginaw, Michigan helped Veteran in hospice care have one last conversation with his son who was incarcerated more than an hour away.

News | June 21, 2019

Lighthouse: A Veteran-centered API Program at VA

Lighthouse aims to create a single front door for VA’s Application Programming Interfaces so that the Department can better meet the needs of Veterans and their families.

News | April 3, 2019

VA to Provide Capability for Veterans to Access their VA Health Data on Apple iPhones

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will release new capabilities this summer providing Veterans who receive care at VA with the ability to access their personal medical data using the Health Records on iPhone feature from Apple.

Press Release | February 12, 2019

VA Announces Mortality Data Collaboration with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the recent start of a new partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to improve public health surveillance data.

Press Release | February 7, 2019
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HCM Puts VA on Radar for Cybersecurity Pros at CyberCorps Job Fair

Recruiting Efforts Target Cyber Candidates for Open VA Positions

News | February 5, 2019

VA Announces New Veterans Health Application Programming Interface

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently launched its first Health Application Programming Interface (API) that will power the next generation of Blue Button features by enabling Veterans to interact with their own personal health data within innovative mobile and web-based apps.

Press Release | December 7, 2018

Enterprise Command Center and Artificial Intelligence Help VA Monitor IT Infrastructure

As part of OIT’s efforts to modernize and institutionalize new capabilities, Enterprise Command Center staff employ some of VA’s most advanced technology, including artificial intelligence.

News | November 30, 2018

OIT Supporting VA Customer Service Improvements through Help Desk Success

Continuing to drive new capabilities while also streamlining core processes, the Enterprise Service Desk exceeded their service speed and quality goals for October.

News | November 30, 2018

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