Morning Headlines 3/31/23
Murray, Tester, Brown Announce Comprehensive Bill to Overhaul VA’s Electronic Health Record Modernization Program
Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Jon Tester (D-MT), and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) introduce legislation to overhaul the VA’s Oracle Cerner project.
Columbus-based CoverMyMeds to cut more than 800 jobs, close Arizona office
McKesson-owned CoverMyMeds will lay off 815 employees; close its Scottsdale, AZ patient support center; and rent out space in its $240 million Columbus, OH headquarters.
Florence Launches Modern Healthcare Experience With $20M Seed Round Led by Thrive Capital, GV, and Salesforce Ventures
Florence, which offers a patient engagement app, emerges from stealth with a $20 million seed funding round.
Cassidy, Moran Introduce Legislation to Improve Electronic Health Record System Before Rollout Continues
A group of Republican senators introduces legislation that would halt further VA go-lives on Oracle Cerner until significant improvements are made from a rigorous list of requirements.
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