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DOD confident electronic health record platform deployment remains on schedule


The Department of Defense remains on schedule to deploy its MHS GENESIS electronic health record platform by the end of 2023, senior DOD officials told reporters Tuesday. “We’re continuing our deployments. We’ll be complete with our deployments of 2023. We are in the same system as VA. So, as they continue, they always had planned a longer deployment schedule, given the number of sites that they have. So, no, that…

Department of Defense adds 19,000 users to GENESIS health records system


Military health care centers across Texas have received the largest deployment of the Department of Defense’s new electronic health record system, the department announced Wednesday. Following the latest wave of deployments, more than 19,000 clinicians now have access to the new technology, which is called MHS GENESIS. It is the first time the technology has been installed in a level one trauma center, according to contractor Leidos. “It has been…