The WHO final consultation on the European…

The WHO final consultation on the European framework for action on integrated health services delivery 2–4th May Copenhagen, Denmark The European Health Future Forum was invited to reflect on how to empower patients through e-health and other innovations. This was part of the session ‘Innovations in services delivery: interventions and illustrative country cases’ under moderation…

Goldberg IV report launch: The challenge for the NHS

This is the fourth instalment of David Goldberg’s much revered ‘Goldberg reports’ that take an international perspective on the issues that the NHS faces in delivering sustainable, patient-centred care. Click here to open the full report. For the previous reports, use the following links: Goldberg I: Strategy and the New NHS Goldberg II: Delivering on strategy in…

Report of the meeting on Disruptive…

Report of the meeting on Disruptive Models of Healthcare for Europe; Europe’s Search for new Business Models- Brussels: 21 April 2016 www.friendsofeurope.org/ From our EHFF correspondent: Speakers: Clemens Martin Auer (CA) (DG of Austrian Ministry of Health and Coordinator of the eHealth Governance Initiative (eHGI)) Stefan Biesdorf (SB), Partner at McKinsey & Company and Leader…

2nd Behaviour Change Conference: Digital Health and Wellbeing UCL Centre for Behaviour Change. Venue: Senate House, London Feb.24

A representative of EHFF attended this very instructive meeting in London, attracted by the range of presentations that are of interest because of their connections with ongoing projects that EHFF is involved with. The full programme for the meeting is here Here are a number of abstracts from the live presentations with both academic references…

Improving end-user involvement and engagement in the development and implementation of eHealth: an EHFF seminar funded by the Robert Bosch Foundation: Berlin Feb.18/19

30 designers, venture capitalists, policymakers, patient representatives, academics and other parties interested in early stage eHealth design co-production met for two half days with a networking dinner in between, to discuss the issues around this subject which may have considerable significance for the effective take-up of potentially innovative ICT tools for health, especially in the…