Telemedicine at the heart of e-health
Communiqué de Presse | 20 Oct 2010
ASIP Santé is launching its first call for telemedicine projects. The ob-jective is to develop these new practices continuously and to facilitate the development of specially adapted information systems.A means of responding to various challenges, notably demographic, economic and health-related, affecting medical practice, telemedicine is a cluster of innovative activities enshrined in the law on hospital reform and on patients, healthcare and the regions; these activities offer sig-nificant opportunities in terms of quality, security and equal access to healthcare.
Within its remit to develop health information systems in France, creat-ing the conditions for the rollout of telemedicine activities lies at the core of ASIP Santé's missions.