Building Next-Gen FHIR Apps
A Step-By-Step Guide

Today’s tutorial is courtesy of Asymmetrik Software Developer Shane O’Neill. If you missed Shane’s recent webinar on building next-generation FHIR apps, you can watch it here, or use the step-by-step guide below. Building Next-Gen FHIR Apps Historically, a lot of example FHIR applications online are limited in terms of scalability and maintainability. Typically, they tend […]

June 15, 2020
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What does COVID-19 mean for Healthcare Interoperability?
The role of information sharing during a pandemic

The global COVID-19 pandemic has catapulted the healthcare industry into providing solutions and guidance into unchartered territory. Now more than ever, industry leaders are asking themselves how they can contribute in innovative ways to make the world a better and safer place for providers, patients, and health systems. The way that pharmaceutical companies work has […]

April 16, 2020
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Web Accessibility: the Who, What, and Why
Here’s how everyone can benefit from accessible design

This is the first post in a multi-part series about web accessibility. Here, UX Developer Kevin Schmincke discusses the benefits of accessible design and how to test user interfaces (UIs) to see how they measure up. Keep your eye out for future posts, where we’ll dive deeper into hands-on techniques. What is accessibility? People often […]

March 03, 2020
Getting Started with ngx-leaflet
Add Maps to Angular CLI Projects

Updated 2020 – Supports Angular v9 In our last post, we introduced @asymmetrik/ngx-leaflet – a compact and extensible library for integrating Leaflet maps into applications. Now, we’ll show you how you can integrate it into your @angular/cli projects. Getting and Running this Tutorial If you just want to see a working example, you can […]

March 01, 2020
Using Twilio and Slack to make childbirth less unpredictable
Or: “How I stopped worrying and learned to love the bot”

How can expecting parents use technology to facilitate better communication? Here, an Asymmetrik Software Engineer explains how Twilio and Slack can help. My wife is nine months pregnant with our first child; the baby could come any day now. While it’s an exciting time, anyone who has been in this situation knows that the last couple […]

April 01, 2019