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DoD and VA Information Exchange

DoD/VA information exchange delivers information technology solutions which improve the sharing of electronic health information allowing a service member’s electronic health record to follow him/her from inception into the Military Health System through retirement and care with the VA.

The Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs Information Exchange allows a service member’s electronic health record to follow him/her from inception into the Military Health System through retirement and care with the VA. The Departments spearhead numerous interagency data sharing activities and deliver information technology solutions which improve the sharing of electronic health information. These information technology solutions improve interoperability enhancing health care delivery to beneficiaries and improving the continuity of care. Further, they streamline the current electronic health record advancing current processes and creating efficiencies in the delivery of health care.

Key Capabilities

  • Allows providers to view inpatient and outpatient clinical data on a shared patient population
  • Enables users to pass patient context across MHS applications
  • Stores and provides access to artifacts and images
  • Reduces the need to exchange paper records with the VA
  • Provides bidirectional data exchange between the VA and DOD clinical data repositories

Products, Projects and Initiatives

  • HAIMS (Health Artifact and Image Management Solution) Integration
  • HAIMS Deployment
  • HAIMS Sustainment
  • VBA Service Treatment Record (STR) Sharing Interface (VSSI)
  • ICP - Interagency Comprehensive Plan for Care Coordination Support (ICPCCS)
  • Innovation/Risk Reduction (Legacy Transition)

 

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