The “Communication on a lead market initiative for Europe” COM(2007) 860 final, identified the need to improve the process of procurement of eHealth solutions by promoting networking and cooperation among public procurers in the development process of new solutions.
It has therefore been decided to fund the creation of a broad community of procurers (i.e. healthcare providers, private entities, hospital managers), responsible for procurement and implementation of eHealth services.
Funding: up to 500K EUR
Target: procurers both from public and private sectors, in particular on regional and local levels (including hospitals and or healthcare centres)
Special attention should be paid to:
Further details on ICT Policy Support Programme (or ICT PSP)
Additional information on eHealth: