This workshop is an initiative of the Directorate-General Information Society and Media, European Commission and will be held on March 2, 2010. In particular, it aims to encourage the sharing of good practice in the area of eHealth and address the legal and logistics dimensions in telemedicine practice. Subjects to be covered include legal liability of practitioners, patient data privacy and protection, as well as financial and logistics subjects, such as reimbursement of services, etc. Furthermore, two telemedicine case studies will be presented to the participants.
Ultimately, the workshop will facilitate the dissemination of good practice initiatives, knowledge and experiences on the field, thus accelerating the uptake of telemedicine solutions and improving both policy-making and research.
A list of topics to be discussed includes (but not limited to):
Action research, case studies, research-in-progress, and pilot programs are welcome approaches. Proposals for roundtable discussions, practitioner contributions, and product demonstrations based on the main themes are also invited.
Interested participants may register here. Speakers are kindly invited to download and complete the workshop form that can be found in the 'presentation and documents' section below and submit to email@example.com.
Deadlines to remember:
The room has changed to:
Albert Borschette Conference Centre 36 rue Froissart, B- 1040 Brussels, Room 1C
Presentation by Ms. Catalina Dima, European Commission, ICT for Health.
Presentation by Christian Dierks, Dierks + Boyle Attorneys
Presentation by Mr. Philippe Swennen, AIM-Association International de la MutualitÃ©.
Presentation by Andreas Glaeser, COSIR.
Presentation by Corina Pascu, European Commission-JRC
Presentation by Thomas Zerdick, European Commission-JLS
Presentation by Stefaan Callens, Callens Law.
Presentation by Dr. Jane Clemensen, MedCom.
Presentation by Dr. Peter Pattynama, Erasmus university Medical center Rotterdam
The attached provides the workshop report compiled for the Telemedicine workshop held on March 2, 2010.