Digital Agenda for Europe
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  1. Benefiting from personalised care

    More effective care starts with a more precise diagnosis, based on the patient’s health history and current situation. ICT helps health professionals improve diagnosis and adapt treatments to the patient’s specific needs and profile. Keyboard_Medical The ...

    Agnes Marofka - 08/09/2014 - 12:56

  2. Care across borders

    One of the biggest challenges of eHealth is to provide patients the adequate care they need, wherever they are. The European Union epSOS pilot project tries to improve widespread availability of ePrescriptions and patients summaries. Providing patients wi ...

    Agnes Marofka - 19/05/2014 - 10:52

  3. Managing Health Data

    Up to 50% of European adults search online for health information, underlining the need for accurate information on diseases and therapies, as well as to personal health data. The same is true on the research side, where access to wide sets of health data ...

    Agnes Marofka - 08/09/2014 - 12:56

  4. Telemedicine

    The widespread usage of telemedicine services- based on interaction between doctors and patients or among health professionals through electronic media- is an opportunity for citizens and a driver of great economic impact. Telemedicine The European teleca ...

    Agnes Marofka - 08/09/2014 - 12:56

  5. eHealth Experts

    The European Commission created two expert groups working on eHealth: an official Stakeholder Group and a temporary eHealth Task Force. eHealth experts media eHealth Stakeholder Group The eHealth Stakeholder Group was established in March 2012. Members of ...

    Carolien Nijenhuis - 05/08/2014 - 23:55

  6. Research and Innovation

    The EU financially supports many research and innovation projects in the field of ICT for health and wellbeing ('eHealth'). eHealth R&I The EU funds eHealth projects which have the interest of the citizens at their core, such as projects whi ...

    Carolien Nijenhuis - 08/09/2014 - 15:42

  7. eHealth Studies: an Overview

    These studies, financed by the ICT for Health and Wellbeing unit of the European Commission (DG Connect), are at the basis of our work in the field of eHealth. Their topics range from the impact of eHealth solutions on society to analyses of each Member S ...

    Carolien Nijenhuis - 08/09/2014 - 12:56

  8. Virtual Physiological Human

    Deciding what treatment to give patients with serious illnesses, organ failure or even genetic disorders can present doctors with great difficulties. ICT provides medical professionals with tools to model and predict the effects of various treatment optio ...

    Agnes Marofka - 08/09/2014 - 12:56

  9. Transatlantic Cooperation

    eHealth is a rapidly developing and innovative area both in the United States and in Europe. The European Union and the United States joined forces to enhance health-related information and communication technology, called eHealth in Europe and health IT ...

    Carolien Nijenhuis - 19/05/2014 - 11:16

  10. Interoperability & standardisation: connecting eHealth services

    Efficient communication allows professionals to share information and best practices maximising the benefit for patients and final users. To improve and develop the services, healthcare providers and policy makers need to widen effective cooperation strat ...

    Carolien Nijenhuis - 13/10/2014 - 15:53