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Health and digitization

The increase in digitization is good for healthcare as actors in the healthcare sector are becoming increasingly better networked. “Apps on prescription” are also a useful supplement for medical and therapeutic treatments. But it also raises a number of questions: What new opportunities are there? How can they be taken up? How is digital medical data protected? Find out more here.

Emergency care from the tele-emergency service or tele-stroke unit

In an emergency like a stroke, every minute counts. Tele-emergency services and tele-stroke units can save lives remotely.

Tele-expertise – remote advice from doctor to doctor

Tele-expertise is the use of digital media by doctors to discuss difficult cases or interdisciplinary questions.

Improving health literacy

Health literacy is the ability to find, understand, process and use health-related information. Why is this important and where can high-quality health-related information be found?

Digitization in healthcare at a glance

Digitization in healthcare offers multiple opportunities, but also poses questions. Processes can be simplified and treatments improved. Important information at a glance.

Innovations and modernization of the healthcare system

Innovations in healthcare: important developments in the fields of secure networking, telemedicine, research and artificial intelligence.

Digitization in healthcare – how does data protection work?

Electronic health records, digital health applications (DiGAs), telemedicine – how is my data protected in digital healthcare?

Telematics infrastructure: the digital healthcare network

The telematics infrastructure connects the key players of the German healthcare system with each other, so far linking up medical, dental and psychotherapy practices, hospitals and pharmacies.