22 Nordic Healthtech companies were gathered on “Deep Dive Hannover” to study the challenges in the German market for digital health. And Nordic collaboration matters, read more about why. The combined area of the Nordic countries forms the 7th largest nation in the world. The region has a population of around 27-28 million people. The …

by Heather Smith

Is digitization part of the answer to the challenges within the German health and care sector – as it is in most other European countries? And why is Germany currently one of the European countries with the least digitalized healthcare sector? Get answers to these complex questions – and prepare your German entry – or …

by Heather Smith

The 3rd call Reference sites of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) is proving to be one of the key initiatives of the European Commission in the field of digital health and care, after its first round in 2013, second in 2016, and now its largest so far, third. …

by Heather Smith

Interesting Thoughts and AI Discussion More than 180 participants showed up for the conferencce ”Ai in the Future Healthcare Sector” on 12th September 2019. The conference was characterized by strong expertise, exciting presentations and thoughts about the future, which laid the foundation for highly interesting contemplations. Group Managing Director, Kurt Espersen, from the Region of …

by Heather Smith

On 26th of April 2019 Welfare Tech gathered 100 representatives from the Danish Ecosystem and discussed the scaled deployment of video consultations and video visits in social care and healthcare.

by Matt Grek

How can video consultations and telemedicine be utilized in the healthcare sector, with the purpose of reducing costs and improving quality of care and treatment for citizens? And what are the challenges of implementing telemedicine? Are transitions between sectors a barrier?

by Matt Grek

From Handheld Paper Journal to Digital “Pregnancy Folder” More than 100 participants across municipalities, hospitals and General Practice showed up on 5th February in Odense, South Denmark, for a thematic event about the development of a digital solution for pregnancy pathways, which will replace the handheld paper journal (“the yellow envelope”) once and for all. 80 …

by Matt Grek

Finnish Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Anne-Mari Virolainen lead a Team Finland visit to Denmark on 4–5 September. Denmark is Finland’s 15th largest export country and the 10th biggest import-trading partner. Denmark provides untapped opportunities for companies within the field of health technology, both at the level of the five regions governing hospitals as …

by Heather Smith

“The Safety of Telemedicine – How can Resilient Health Care Contribute?” This was the framework for inspiring presentions that brought together patient safety, telemedicine and resilience. 55 international and national participants participated in an exciting thematic event on 16th August at the Health Innovation Centre of Southern Denmark in Odense, Denmark. The event focused on strengthening …

by Heather Smith

Co-creating success in Social Care with Assisted Living Tech The organisers expressed delight with the success of this co-creation event on how technology can help in the area of assisted living within social care.  The event took place in the test and mock-up facilites of the Health Innovation Centre in Odense in South Denmark. The …

by Matt Grek