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*** Veterans Health Administration data is being integrated with other health records in Apple's iPhone health app, via an application programming interface. The Veterans Health API, allows qualified developers to build apps that veterans can use to access health data. The iPhone integration marks the first time VA data is being populated into an application that includes other health records data, according to a VA press release.

*** Morale among career State Department professionals is tanking in part because of Secretary Mike Pompeo's role in not defending foreign service officials criticized by the White House in the Ukraine influence probe, according to a CNN report.

Posted on Nov 07, 2019 at 2:16 AM


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