• VA, DoD climb the stairs to interoperability together

    Dr. Theresa Cullen, chief medical informatics officer at the Veterans Health Administration, leads the program that allows the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to share data to improve the quality of health care they provide.

  • Healthcare IT and interoperability

    Doctor Doug Fridsma, chief science officer for HHS’s Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, will discuss how interoperability will make it easier to share health information. April 2, 2013

  • Healthcare IT interoperability

    Mario Hyland from will talk about exchanging information between medical systems. July 31, 2012(Encore presentation August 28, 2012)

  • World IPv6 Day means the Internet is watching

    World IPv6 Day means the Internet is being tested for readiness. The Interoperability Laboratory’s Tim Winters explains how – and why!

  • CDC aims to standardize IT behind health data

    Agency awarded spots on the $5 billion technology services deal to 30 companies, including 15 small businesses. The contract is open to state and local governments, which receive grants from CDC. The goal is to promote standards and interoperability to share public health information.

  • NIST finds five steps to a smarter grid

    NIST says it’s identified five ”foundational” sets of standards for Smart Grid interoperability and cyber security that are ready for consideration by federal and state energy regulators. Details from NIST’s George Arnold

  • More funding slated for DHS Science & Technology

    Legislation authorizes critical management functions and programs within S&T, including the Securing the Cities program and authorizing the National Urban Security Technology Laboratory (NUSTL). Rep. Yvette Clarke explains.

  • Interoperability: Health Records at DoD, VA

    Delays in the processing time of claims at the Department of Veteran’s Affairs triggered the creation of a new electronic health record. But the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations wants to know…

  • Interoperability: surmounting the Tower of Babel

    Expectations clash with reality on Capital Hill on the issue of emergency communications interoperability.