Open Letter on the Implementation and Readiness Status of the New Medical Device Regulation 745/2017 (MDR) Critical review of the new Medical Device Regulation from Medtech Europe. Source: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6525149926949781504
European Commission – PRESS RELEASES – Commission welcomes provisional agreement on Horizon Europe, the future EU research and innovation programme — Read on europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-1676_en.htm
The European Innovation Council aims to create more world-scale tech companies in Europe with a budget that will eventually top €1.5B/yr. The focus is on disruptive innovations that can make Europe more competitive. — Read on at: http://bit.ly/2Tghfws
The EPO Annual Report 2018 is out. Demand for patent protection reaches a new high: 4.6% growth in applications filed and 21% more European patents granted. — Read more: https://www.epo.org/about-us/annual-reports-statistics/annual-report/2018.html
The Department of Health and the Housing Department have been in discussions over the last few months about putting together a policy to move away from the model of nursing homes towards community based retirement villages, similar to what is seen in the US. — Read on www.thejournal.ie/retire...
Have you heard of European electronic health records (EEHR) exchange format yet? — Read on www.himssconference.org/updates/interoperability-electronic-health-records-europe-facilitating-cross-border-cooperation
The 2018 edition of the EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard (the Scoreboard) comprises the 2500 companies investing the largest sums in R&D in the world in 2017/18. — Read on iri.jrc.ec.europa.eu/scoreboard18.html
There is strong global competition on AI among the US, China, and Europe. The US leads for now but China is catching up fast and aims to lead by 2030. For the EU, it is not so much a question of winning or losing a race but of finding the way of embracing the opportunities […]
The European Commission invites feedback on the proposed EHR exchange format. Deadline is 20 December. The European Commission invites feedback on the proposed EHR exchange format. Deadline is 20 December. #digitalhealth #Interoperability @eHealth_EU https://t.co/96OtoA5wti — Michael Strübin...
European Reference Network: Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) and other Clinical Decision Support Tools (CDSTs) — Read on etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html;eTenderingPublic=0kVGmcqTLa8xpic1H9nFAzo1BcwyFyk7G_CUr0-QG7ag_XNCvGqM!629740168