Government Matters (Full Show) – January 6, 2019


Veterans Affairs launches new Health API to support applications

Charles Worthington, chief technology officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Drew Myklegard, executive director of Project Special Forces at VA, discuss how the department’s new healthcare APIs will help providers access data and get veterans the care they need.

New veterans health API to power next generation of Blue Button

Dr. Neil Evans, chief officer of Connected Care at the Veterans Health Administration, discusses how the Blue Button system will be improved by the new VA Health API, and how data sharing has improved healthcare.

The Federal Beat – January 6, 2019

Nicole Ogrysko, reporter at Federal News Network, Adam Mazmanian, executive editor of FCW and Nancy Ognanovich, congressional leadership reporter at Bloomberg Government, discuss what’s happening with the government shutdown, and how federal employees are being impacted.