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My Fundamental Right to Cross-Border Healthcare
Dear Reader,Properly working cross-border healthcare is a fundamental right of every European citizen. This goes hand in hand with the free movement of persons.The European Union has its main focus on IT collaboration with the USA. But HITM feels that this is too narrow. Therefore we have taken theRead more
Integrated IT to Optimise Patient Care
In March of this year COCIR - the European trade association for the medical technology industry hosted a meeting with the European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy, John Dalli and senior representatives from hospital and healthcare providers. The meeting inRead more
Kpmg Report: Tech-Savvy Baby Boomers to Drive Demand for E-Health
The report from KPMG together with the Manchester Business School, Accelerating Innovation: The power of the crowd, is based on in-depth interviews with ehealth executives representing 15 countries, as well as insights from KPMG's global healthcare partners. Due to chanRead more
Call for Papers
Researchers are invited to submit research articles addressing the new research and development of wearable devices, which can be used for the monitoring and treatment of patients suffering from chronic diseases. Of particular interest are papers which consider a set of sensoRead more
European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing
A new website, the "Marketplace for Innovative ideas" was recently launched as part of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA). The Marketplace is an interactive website designed to help those that are interested and involved in the PartnRead more
Data Privacy in a Wider Perspective of Risk Management
Data privacy should be seen in a wider perspective of risk management and governance. Due to recent events (e.g. the financial crisis), governance and risk management are hot topics for media coverage, especially within the financial sector. However, these topics are also higRead more
Data Ownership & Protection Issues
Technological advances have created great opportunities for society to develop new products and services, and to communicate and share data. A tremendous amount of ubiquitous computational power and online services are used every day as a normal commodity. These new facilities allow dataRead more
The DT590BU Medical-Cart Computer, an All-in-one Medical PC, Medical Computer, integrates a 19” TFT-LCD screen, Intel® 5th Generation Core™ i computing platform and hot-swappable batteries in a compact, mountable package with anti-microbial coating to...
Pocket Pad is a 7" clinical handheld mobile computing platform designed especially for use in mobile healthcare and medical equipment applications. It delivers high-performance with an Intel® Atom™ processor Z series processor. Pocket Pad, with P-cap...
Advantech’s PDC-W240 is a 24" medical monitor designed for use in critical hospital environments, such as operating rooms and intensive care units. Featuring a high contrast ratio, wide viewing angle, and gloved operation responsiveness, the IPS display...