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FP6

Survey services, 2005/S 175-173232, Contract notice, Services

Funded under: FP6-IST

Abstract

The objective of the contract is to provide the Commission with well researched background materials on the current state of the art concerning the use of information and computer technology (ICT) in the area of patient safety and risk management in healthcare.
The study will address the following key areas:
- identify key topics in patient safety and risk management in healthcare,
- present the state of play of eHealth use in patient safety in Member States (EU-25),
- present relevant examples in the area of risk management in Europe and worldwide,
- outline the major opportunities and challenges for eHealth applications in the area risk management in healthcare in Europe,
- present a long-term vision - future eHealth research topics in the area of patient safety and risk management over the next decade,
- identify the necessary instruments - administrative, legal, technical, and financial - in order to achieve the 10-year vision in the area of patient safety and risk management in healthcare.

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Record Number: 6978 / Last updated on: 2005-09-12
Category: CALL
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