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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. The euHeart project b ...

    Agnes Marofka - 16/03/2016 - 15:35

  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 - 17/01/2014 - 16:55

  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 - 16/03/2016 - 15:35

  4. Telemedicine

    Telemedicine services, based on interaction between doctors and patients through electronic media, are a great opportunity for citizens and a driving force behind the EU economy. If European countries are to meet the growing demands for healthcare service ...

    Agnes Marofka - 15/01/2016 - 11:27

  5. 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 - 16/03/2016 - 15:35

  6. Innovative healthcare in the 21st century

    Across Europe, public health systems are facing shrinking budgets and increased demand. Yet in times of austerity, ICT can be our most powerful ally to maintain cost efficient and high quality care. The European Commission's eHealth Action Plan 2012 ...

    Agnes Marofka - 19/06/2015 - 15:34