eHealth guidelines for nurses, social workers

New eHealth guidelines for nurses, social workers The recently completed EU funded Ens4Care project developed five guidelines for European nurses and social workers on using eHealth to promote healthy lifestyle, prevention, clinical practice, skills  development for advanced roles, integrated care and nurse ePrescribing. The EIWH were a participating partner in this project that has now…

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Health and Social Ecosystem Implementing Research

PRESS RELEASE 8 DECEMBER 2015 Health and Social Ecosystem – Implementation Research This successful event was hosted by Alojz Peterle (MEP), who opened the session by highlighting the role that eHealth services can play in improving citizens’ life, as well as driving economic development in the European Union (EU). Peter O’Donnell (Politico) moderated the session,…

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ENS4CARE

ENS4CARE Project The Euorpean Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) is an associate partner in the ENS4Care project (Evidence Based Guidelines for Nursing and Social Care on eHealth services) through a sustainable Thematic Network. The project coordinator is the European Federation of Nurses Associations (EFN). The ultimate goal of the Thematic Network (TN) is to establish…

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eHealth in the EU

Press Release eHealth in the EU: what’s the diagnosis? According to two surveys in acute care hospitals (those for short-term medical or surgical treatment and care) and among General Practitioners (GPs) in Europe, the use of eHealth is starting to grow, with 60% of GPs using eHealth tools in 2013, up 50% since 2007. More…

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ENS4Care Project

ENS4Care – Evidence Based Guidelines for Nursing and Social Care on the Deployment of eHealth Services The EIWH (EUROHEALTH.IE) is an associate partner in the ENS4Care project (Evidence Based Guidelines for Nursing and Social Care on eHealth services) through a sustainable Thematic Network. The project is coordinated by the European Federation of Nurses Associations (EFN)….

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EU – SME eHealth Competition

EU SME eHealth Competition is an annual initiative It rewards the best digital health solutions produced by European Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Deadline to apply: 6 Feb 2014. The eHealth Competition Final this year will take place on the 2nd Apr 2014, Nice, France, as a satellite event of the World of Health IT…

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Webinar: eHealth and clinical decision support

Event Announcement Webinar: eHealth and clinical decision support 11th Dec 2013 Free 1 hour webinar ‘Healthcare IT initiatives: Clinical decision support at the point of care to improve patient safety and outcomes’. This online event, organised by Himss, will take place on Wednesday December 11 from 3-4 pm.

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First public workshop, Interoperability project Antilope

Event Interoperability project Antilope holds first public workshop 28-29 Nov 2013 Copenhagen, Denmark The Antilope project drives eHealth interoperability in Europe and beyond. It unites key national and international organisations to select and define eHealth standards and specifications. The project experts will come together during this first workshop. This event is open to all who…

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Epilepsy – working forward

Hope for epileptic people Many people, men and women, young or old, everywhere, suffer from epilepsy. For two out of three, medication or surgery may prevent seizures so helping them to have a normal life.  The remainder currently have no immediate hopeof treatment by either medication or surgery. Consequently the have to endure restraints on…

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