Archive for June, 2014

VistA and Epic: A Tale of Two Systems

Posted on: June 10th, 2014 by Edmund Billings, MD 1 Comment

Two Platforms, Two Approaches

Over the last few weeks, access to VA health care for veterans has been all over the news.  At the same time, the DoD is moving to procure a replacement EHR system.  So it seems there is no time like the present to review a recent RAND case studies report entitled “Redirecting Innovation in U.S. Health Care: Options to Decrease Spending and Increase Value.”   (more…)