Search Tag: e-health

Health Management

Osama Elhassan

2018 23 May

Head of E-Health Section - Health Data & Information Analysis Department, Dubai Health Authority TOP QU OTE FROM BLOG: The potential of e-Health professions in the GCC region “The digital transformation and expanding healthcare ecosystem presents an opportunity for the Gulf Cooperation Council region to ride the waves of change... Read more

IT Management

ICT4AWE 2017 - Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health

2017 28 Apr

The International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health aims to be a meeting point for those that study and apply information and communication technologies for improving the quality of life of the elderly and for helping people stay healthy, independent and active at work or in their community along their... Read more

IT Management

Study: Disparities in Use of E-Health Resources

2015 23 Oct

According to researchers, disparities exist in kidney disease patients’ access to e-health resources, with race, income and Medicaid/Medicare insurance status impacting use of online portals. Such disparities, the researchers note, may reinforce or widen existing health-related inequities that relate to race and income. Their work is published in the... Read more

Cardiology Management

ESC: E-health Vital for Reducing Burden of Cardiovascular Disease

2015 25 Aug

European cardiology leaders have said that E-health is vital to win the battle against heart disease. The position paper was published today in the European Heart Journal and outlines how the ESC plans to exploit e-health in education and research, while tackling issues of quality control and data security. It is projected that by 2017, more than... Read more

IT Management

Med-e-Tel 2016

2016 06 Apr

Med-e-Tel is an event of the International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH), THE international federation of national associations who represent their country's Telemedicine and eHealth stakeholders. On a local and regional level, Luxembourg's National eHealth Agency (Agence eSanté) will actively participate again in the event with a... Read more

Executive Health Management

EAHP Calls for Universal Use of Electronic Prescribing Across Europe

2015 27 Feb

Ahead of its annual Congress in Hamburg, which is focused on the topic of patient safety, the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP) has published a policy statement from its membership that calls for universal application of electronic prescribing across Europe in order to deliver a step change in medication error prevention.  The statement... Read more