This project is co-funded by the European Union eHealth Programme (2014-2020)

The eHealth Action brings Member States together to work on a common vision at national and EU level: to strengthen the use of information and communication technologies in health development.

The Joint Action developed strategic guidance and tools in the following Priority Areas:

Empowering people Enabling patients’ control over their own health, through informed and sustainable uptake of digital tools in healthcare;

Innovative use of health data Developing methodologies to better handle big data in health;

Enhancing continuity of care Supporting eHealth Digital Service Infrastructure uptake;

Overcoming implementation challenges Developing guidelines for interoperability, data protection and systems security in healthcare;

Integration in national policies & sustainability Preparing post-2021 cross-border policy cooperation and integration of its results in national policies.