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  Applies to: England SummaryWe are seeking views on changes to the Public Health Outcomes Framework which is due to be updated in summer 2019.This consultation closes at 11:45pm on 17 February 2019 Consultation description The Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF) was established in 2012 and its indicators are reviewed every 3 years. Public Health […]

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NEWS RELEASE: Thursday 29 November 2018 EURORDIS-Rare Diseases Europe and ECHAlliance partnership to foster innovation for the health and care of the 30 million patients living with a rare disease in Europe EURORDIS-Rare Diseases Europe and European Connected Health Alliance (ECHAlliance) announce a long-term strategic partnership to develop awareness on rare diseases, to promote initiatives aiming […]

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The Canadian Integrated Health Alliance (www.CIHAlliance.org); in collaboration with the European Connected Health Alliance (www.ECHAlliance.com) and Invest Ottawa (www.investottawa.ca), launched the first annual Canadian European Digital Health Conference (CEC18) in Ottawa, October 23, 2018. Stakeholders from government, academic medicine and industry explored how to connect and to grow business opportunities between Canada, the USA and […]

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O’Moore Medal Recipient 2018 On the 7th November 2018, at the Annual Health Informatics Society of Ireland Conference in Croke Park, Prof of Health Informatics and Group CIO Neil O’Hare presented the O’Moore Medal to Richard Corbridge in recognition of his significant contribution to the digital transformation of the Health Service Executive (HSE). The Healthcare […]

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Like many other sectors, law enforcement has benefited significantly from the influx of new technologies. However, one of the great challenges facing law-enforcement organisations is how best to assess, select then integrate new technologies into their activities. The EU-funded l-LEAD project is focusing on enhancing the ability of operational law-enforcement groups, agencies and other practitioners […]

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History is riddled with the failures of mankind. The good news is that we can use history to learn from our mistakes. The bad news? Cybersecurity seems to be the exception. The latest example of our ignorance is our sudden belief that blockchain technology, artificial intelligence and machine learning are the solutions to every cybersecurity […]

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How AI will transform Health Care and your life Health Care systems around the world are facing a fundamental financial crisis.  It takes years and significant cost to train medical staff, and further we are facing a rise in complex diseases that are costly to treat, alongside the aging population Moreover, there is the issue of […]

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Tat Tvam Asi, or as roughly translated from Sanskrit, “thou art that.” Perhaps the three most powerful words in the grand scheme of humanity. Simply put, it’s about the realization of connectivity. I am connected to you, you are connected to me. And as we push this philosophical concept along its natural path, we emerge at the notion that it’s less about […]

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This study analyses the nature and barriers to investments by EU regions and local authorities to support the deployment and implementation of large-scale, sustainable, digitally-enabled innovative solutions for active and healthy ageing (AHA). The objective of the European Commission is to achieve more than 50 EU regions active in the field improving the lives of […]

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According to a new Commission Staff Working Document, the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing has fulfilled its primary mission: to provide a cooperation platform for people involved in innovation for ageing well. The policy document describes how their initiatives have contributed to deployment and scaling-up of digital innovation in the EU. Since […]

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