On Tuesday 10 November the Catalonia Smart Health Ecosystem meeting was held at the auditorium of the MediaTIC building in Barcelona. Organised by the European Connected Health Alliance (ECHAlliance) and Fundació TicSalut, the meeting was conceived as a place for the joint construction of a work plan to develop and implement innovative solutions for social care and healthcare.
On the past 29 and 30 October, the SNOMED CT EXPO 2015 was held in Montevideo, Uruguay. This event aims to create a place for exchanging experiences in the international development and use of SNOMED CT. The Fundació TicSalut presented the Clinical Dictionary for iHealth, the transversal project of the Health Department and led by the Office of Standards and Interoperability.
"5 minuts" program; a place to exchange knowledge, experiences and information between the professionals.
The "5 minuts" program of the Hospital Sant Joan de Déu in Barcelona is a virtual service of training and information that allows professionals of the centre to exchange knowledge via brief and interactive sessions that are given each week via a webcasting platform.
Dr. Christina Gan, the director of the social side of the IDA (equivalent to the CTTI in Singapore)
SSnet as a centralised system that allows coordination of the social and health services in the SSICT in Singapore
At the end of September past, a delegation from the Ministry of Social Development and Family (MSF) of Singapore visited Europe to understand and exchange experiences and information in the sector of social services with different governments. In the week from 17 to 24 September, in their visit to Catalonia, we had the chance to contact Doctor Christina Gan, the director of the social side of the IDA, which is the equivalent in Singapore of the Centre for Telecommunications and Information Technologies of the Government of Catalonia (CTTI).
Video of the Month
We bring you a series of examples of cases of use of telemedicine in healthcare gathered by AMD Global Telemedicine, a pioneering company in clinical telemedicine equipment and technology used to connect patients to providers or specialists of remote medical attention.
Patient empowerment: the alliance between patients, professionals and information (OuiShare Fest Barcelona)
19 November, 2015. At the OuiShare Fest Barcelona there will be a round table called Patient empowerment: the alliance between patients, professionals and information (16:15 - 17:00h), in which Fundació TicSalut will be taking part.
The European Digital Jobs Fair will be held in Madrid on 20 November. The Fair is organised in response to the lack of correspondence between the demand for and offer of experts in digital technology in Europe.
From 7 to 10 December, 2015