eHealth 360 EAI Summit Budapest June 14-16

EHFF, represented by David Somekh presented at this conference hosted by the European Alliance for Innovation in a session looking at the future of eHealth and mHealth. Click here for details of the full programme. Other EHFF community members contributing to the meeting were Charles Lowe and Nick Guldemond. One of the keynotes was from Terje…

An excellent three days in Amsterdam

With a main programme based on the parallel themes of Trust and Standards, Social innovation and Transition and Empowering People, as ever eHealth week offered a very wide range of presentations. For EHFF, as well as presenting on ‘the paradigm shift’  on Day 1, a valuable breakout event was the Day 2 morning event ‘Coalition…

Brexit – a brief statement

Since Friday morning June 24 we have been approached by several people asking if the turmoil following the referendum in the UK affects the future of EHFF. Although the answer is fairly obvious given our stated aims and values it is worth stating clearly that whatever the fate of the sad population of fractured Britain…

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…