Telehealth can significantly improve access to healthcare and the quality of medical services for EU citizens, widening geographical coverage with virtual consultations, even as cross-border mobility increases.
An initiative in the U.K. is working toward increasing the spread and adoption of AI in healthcare to help solve many challenges in the industry, from burnout to workforce shortages.
Our guest writer shares how blockchain and distributed applications can help provide patients with control of their health records and the ability to grant access to providers at the point of care.
This issue of HIMSS Insights eBook discusses how to achieve patient empowerment, the industry will need to redesign care.
Since new technologies have removed many information gaps, individuals are now becoming co-designers of their health and partners in disease prevention.
Nursing Informatics and eHealth: Core Competence for Registered Nurses in Need of Development Case Study
This case study focuses on how the nursing programs at Dalarna University in Sweden were transformed to include additional informatics training and competence to keep up with a rapidly advancing healthcare industry.
This case study focuses on the re-evaluation and revision of informatics curriculum within the nursing program at the University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück, Germany.
Joint Action Between Academia and Government to Develop Digital Competencies for Health Professionals in Latvia Case Study
This case study discusses the current challenges facing the growth of health IT education and industry while exploring potential solutions through organizational partnerships in Latvia.
This case study details the development and implementation of the University of Oslo’s eCollaboration Laboratorium, which consists of a laboratory and treatment rooms for controlled studies that investigate how health professionals handle new technology and interaction with interprofessional te...
This case study showcases the integration of informatics and health IT into the healthcare system in Portugal on a national scale.
Preparing Undergraduate and Postgraduate Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health Professionals to be Digitally Competent in Clinical Practice Case Study
This case study details the growth of the Department of Nursing and Midwifery at Sheffield Hallam University in the UK to better equip students with digital skills and competencies.
An Online-Based Master’s Program in Health Information Management for Healthcare Professionals Case Study
This case study dives into the creation of an online program for a master’s degree in health information management following shorter intensive courses offered to healthcare professionals in Austria.