Health and fitness

Discover the latest improvements to HealthKit, CareKit, ResearchKit, and related frameworks to help you deliver world-class health and fitness apps. Learn about HealthKit’s latest updates, which provide read access to electrocardiograms on Apple Watch and log and track over a dozen new symptoms and their severity. We'll also show you how you can move beyond step counting in your app and give people a much richer understanding of their mobility.

  • WWDC20

What's new in HealthKit

HealthKit is an essential framework that integrates first- and third-party health and fitness data to help people manage their personal health information. Learn about HealthKit’s latest updates, which provide read access to electrocardiograms on Apple Watch and log and track over a dozen new...

  • WWDC20

What's new in CareKit

Build feature-rich research and care apps with CareKit: Learn about the latest advancements to our health framework, including new views for its modular architecture, improvements to the data store, and tighter integration with other frameworks on iOS. And discover how the open-source community...

  • WWDC20

Getting started with HealthKit

HealthKit helps you build world-class health and fitness apps by centralizing health data from third-party apps, iPhone, Apple Watch, and external health devices. Discover how you can manage authorization and privacy around Health data, read and write data to the shared Health Store, and use...

  • WWDC20

Beyond counting steps

Move beyond step counting in your app and give people a much richer understanding of their mobility. We’ll detail how you can take advantage of mobility metrics in iOS and watchOS to measure movement in more distinct and actionable ways. Learn about the latest HealthKit APIs for accessing...

  • WWDC20

Synchronize health data with HealthKit

HealthKit provides you the tools to smartly manage health data anywhere, whether across multiple HealthKit-enabled devices such as iPhone and Apple Watch or with an external server to share data across a care team. In this session, we’ll dive into managing data versions via HealthKit's built-in...

  • WWDC20

Handling FHIR without getting burned

Learn how FHIRModels creates native data models for all FHIR resources, provides data validation to enforce resource integrity, and prevents the creation of structurally invalid resources — across multiple versions of the FHIR specification. Whether you're working with clinical data obtained from...