Armed Forces News

Veterans who own Apple iPhones now can gain access to their VA health records through the new Health Records section of its Health app. With it, patients can view information about their immunizations, allergies, lab results, medications, procedures and vital signs. They also will be able to get notifications when records are updated.

“We have delivered veterans an innovative new way to easily and securely access their health information. Veterans ndeserve accdess to their health data at any time and in one place,” said Robert Wilkie, Secretary of Veterans Affairs. The app’s software will recognize iPhone passcodes, touch ID or Face ID.