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Join us as we take a deep dive into digital health transformation in Japan, to find out more about how the nation is embracing technology in the realms of health and care.
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Deep dive: digital health transformation in Japan

Join us as we take a look into digital health transformation in Japan, to find out more about how the nation is embracing technology in the realms of health and care. In a report published on Japan’s digital policy in December 2021, the Minister for Digital, Karen Makishima, spoke of […]

The World Health Organization (WHO) launched its Global Initiative on Digital Health (GIDH) on February 20th, with a live-streamed video address from global leaders.
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WHO Global Initiative on Digital Health launches with focus on capacity and collaboration

The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched its Global Initiative on Digital Health (GIDH), with the initiative focusing on aligning resources for country-led digital health transformation through “strengthened collaboration and knowledge exchange” along with supporting the implementation of the Global Strategy on Digital Health 2020-2025. GIDH’s objectives also include assessing […]

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Interview: Tino Marti, digital health economist, on digital health initiatives in Spain

We recently caught up with Tino Marti, a digital health economist based in Spain, to talk about recent projects he has been involved with, European perspectives, and future directions in health technology. Tino is currently digital health facilitator at the European Health Telematics Association (EHTEL) based in Brussels, Belgium, which […]

HIMMS has announced the launch of its new Infrastructure Adoption Model (INFRAM), with a focus on cybersecurity, adoption, sustainability, performance, and outcomes.
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HIMMS announces launch of new health infrastructure adoption model

Global advisor HIMMS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) has announced the launch of its new Infrastructure Adoption Model (INFRAM), with a focus on cybersecurity, adoption, sustainability, performance, and outcomes. The model is designed to help health leaders to optimise their health system’s technical infrastructure, by creating an assessment report […]

The European Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA) has announced 44 new EU4Health direct grants in the field of digital health, with the aim of supporting EU countries in implementing the future European Health Data Space (EHDS).
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44 new EU4Health grants mark progress on future European Health Data Space

The European Health and Digital Executive Agency has announced 44 new EU4Health direct grants in the field of digital health with the aim of supporting EU countries in implementing the future European Health Data Space. The grants form part of a wider portfolio of projects that the €5.3 billion EU4Health […]

Elm, a Saudi-based digital solutions provider, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Gulf Health Council during the LEAP tech conference in Saudi Arabia.
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Deep dive: digital health in Saudi Arabia

Here, we take a deep dive into the state of digital in health in Saudi Arabia, looking specifically at progress toward the nation’s Vision 2030 for health, the newly-released National Biotechnology Strategy, the Saudi Genome Program, and the latest on wider digital transformation. Vision 2030 Vision 2030 marks a national […]

Guyana's Ministry of Health has announced that it is currently evaluating 16 bids from "companies interested in designing, supplying, and installing" a new Electronic Health Record (EHR).
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Guyana’s Ministry of Health evaluating bids for EHR system

Guyana’s Ministry of Health has announced that it is currently evaluating 16 bids from organisations interested in designing, supplying, and installing a new electronic health record (EHR). This follows the Ministry’s publication of a request for proposals in September of 2023 for the EHR project, which will be funded by […]

The Australian Digital Health Agency has published its second quarterly update on progress toward the National Healthcare Interoperability Plan 2023-2028.
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Digital Health Blueprint 2023-2033 for Australia presents ten-year roadmap

We’ve taken a look at the “Digital Health Blueprint 2023-2033” from The Department of Health and Aged Care in Australia, which sets out a ten-year roadmap for digital health technologies and presents “a more personalised and connected health and wellbeing experience for all Australians”. Alongside the blueprint is an action […]