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European startups benefit from post-#Covid boost

European startups benefit from post-#Covid boost

| July 27, 2020

As a global recession looms, many businesses find themselves facing an existential crisis. The coronavirus pandemic has signalled an end to a period of untrammelled economic expansion, triggering a sharp rise in unemployment and forcing governments across Europe to introduce sweeping business bail-outs in a bid to stem the tide of insolvency. Hard times lie ahead—and yet, […]

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International collaboration in the field of #ICT research is a central cog in the wheel in tackling the global challenges of today

International collaboration in the field of #ICT research is a central cog in the wheel in tackling the global challenges of today

| May 11, 2020

  Researchers and scientists from all over the world are working together to find a vaccine to combat Coronavirus. Companies from Europe, China, USA, Australia and Canada are at the forefront in seeking to find medical solutions to tackle Covid-19. But there is one common denominator in the work of all these specific research programmes. […]

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#eHealth – First electronic health records of patients exchanged between EU countries

#eHealth – First electronic health records of patients exchanged between EU countries

| June 24, 2019

First health records of patients have been exchanged in the EU thanks to the cross-border electronic health services. As of now doctors in Luxembourg will be able to receive digital Patient Summaries of travellers coming from Czechia. These Patient Summaries provide background information on important health-related aspects such as allergies, current medication, previous illness, surgeries, […]

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Commission makes it easier for citizens to access #HealthData securely across borders

Commission makes it easier for citizens to access #HealthData securely across borders

| February 7, 2019

The Commission has presented a Recommendation for the creation of a secure system that will enable citizens to access their electronic health files across member states. Member states have already started to make some parts of electronic health records accessible and exchangeable across borders. Since 21 January 2019, Finnish citizens can buy medicines using their […]

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First EU citizens using #ePrescriptions in another EU country

First EU citizens using #ePrescriptions in another EU country

| January 22, 2019

The first EU patients can now use digital prescriptions issued by their home doctor when visiting a pharmacy in another EU country: Finnish patients are now able to go to a pharmacy in Estonia and retrieve medicine prescribed electronically by their doctor in Finland. The initiative applies to all ePrescriptions prescribed in Finland and to the Estonian […]

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#Health – New e-health platform to help Elderly in Europe

#Health – New e-health platform to help Elderly in Europe

| October 16, 2018

There are many cases of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) and dementia in Europe among senior population. The reason behind the increased growth of this disease is because of wrong lifestyle followed by elderly. However, with the government taking extra steps to bring down the problem, there is a great chance to decrease the number. Recently, the […]

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More emphasis on #health should underscore Juncker’s EU vision

More emphasis on #health should underscore Juncker’s EU vision

| September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

    Last week, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker gave his now annual ‘State of the Union’ address at the Parliament in Strasbourg, but observers in the field were surprised to hear little mention of healthcare, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine executive director Denis Horgan. In one small section Juncker did, however, state that it […]

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