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EHealth and the Brain – ICT for Neuropsychiatric Health Gisele Roesems-Kerremans Deputy Head of Unit H1 – Health and Wellbeing DG CONNECT European Commission.

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1 eHealth and the Brain – ICT for Neuropsychiatric Health Gisele Roesems-Kerremans Deputy Head of Unit H1 – Health and Wellbeing DG CONNECT European Commission Brussels, 5 November 2013

2 Need for eHealth services and tools Sustainability of healthcare and social systems Ageing population and growing prevalence of chronic diseases Increased demand for high quality of care Increased demand for expensive technologies Mobility of patients and health professionals Shortage of health professionals

3 eHealth potential: More personalised healthcare More efficient care, less errors Facilitates patient empowerment Increases accessibility Reduces hospitalisation days Better management of chronic conditions and multimorbidity Effective tool for health promotion

4 4 of 15 eHealth Action Plan 2012 – 2020 ACHIEVING WIDER INTEROPERABILITY OF EHEALTH SERVICES SUPPORTING RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION ENSURING WIDER DEPLOYMENT & FACILITATING UPTAKE PROMOTING INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION P ATIENT EMPOWERMENT

5 PATIENT CENTRIC DIGITAL PSYCHOLOGY TELEMEDICINE NANO CYBER COGNITIVE NEURO HEALTH LITERACY SOCIAL PLATFORMS DIAGNOSTICS DATA PROTECTION ROBOTICS mHEALTH GAMES LEARNING INCLUSION HLY THERAPY VR REHAB HEALTH PROMOTION/ PREVENTION DOCTOR TO DOCTOR PATIENT TO PATIENT PATIENT TO DOCTOR DOCTOR TO PATIENT

6 Mental health research projects aim at: objective and quantitative assessment of symptoms, patient condition, effectiveness of therapy and use of medication decision support for treatment planning provision of warnings and motivating feedback

7 Results of the research projects: wearable, portable or implantable devices appropriate platforms and services promoting interaction between patients and doctors facilitating self-treatment and cognitive behavioural therapy

8 More information and contacts EU.ehealth


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