eHealth use among primary care physicians in Europe of great international interest
Bonn/Victoria, 21 February 2009. empirica research consultant Ingo Meyer presented the outcomes of the eHealth Indicators survey on ICT use among European General Practitioners and of the eHealth Benchmarking study at the ITCH 2009 in Victoria, Canada. An audience of international researchers and practictioners in the field of eHealth and telemedicine showed a great interest in the data gathered by means of an EU-wide survey in 2007 (to learn more about this survey, please visit www.ehealth-indicators.eu. An overview of the key outcomes of empirica's eHealth Benchmarking study was met with similar interest.
The questions and answers and the discussion following the presentation clearly showed that eHealth is an issue that is of top concern not only to Europeans, but to many other countries as well.