Management, development and research on clinical ICT solutions to improve communication and information flow in hospital services.
Development and commitment to patient-centred ICT services and welfare technology, focused on empowering each individual to care for his or her own health.
Development and implementation of solutions and services that realize the potential in telemedicine and e-health.
NST researcher Dr J Artur Serrano is integrating cloud technology and an innovative mobile application to help older people feel safe in their homes. In International Innovation Issue 172 he describes the system’s features, and the reward of improving quality of life.
What is needed to deploy telemedicine? The right context, involvement of the key people, good planning and sound “running” of the process. The Momentum Blueprint, published the 5th of February in its final version, offers critical success factors and performance indicators that help decision makers to scale up healthcare services from a distance through information technology. And it delivers a self-assessment toolkit that helps an organisation determine whether it is “ready” for telemedicine deployment.
7 - 8 October 2014, Rome, Italy: The Italian Ministry of Health is organizing, under the Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union the Conference on eHealth that will take place on 7-8 October 2014 in Rome.
Participating in diabetes groups on the Internet may improve self-management of the illness and encourage lifestyle changes, according to new doctoral research from the Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine (NST).