A new publication by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO),titled “eHealth Conversations”, provides decision makers with strategic information on the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) for health in the Americas.Read more: New Publication Presents eHealth Recommendations for the Americas
Profesionales de las Américas debaten y reflexionan sobre el presente y el futuro de la eSalud a través de diálogos virtuales que forman parte del proyecto de la Organización Panamericana de la Salud, titulado “Conversaciones sobre eSalud: Gestión de información, diálogos e intercambio de conocimientos para acercarnos al acceso universal a la salud”. Los coordinadores de los diálogos virtuales hablan sobre el proceso y las conclusiones del proyecto en las siguientes vídeo entrevistas.
Read more: Conversaciones sobre eSalud: Entrevistas con los autores
Twelve podcasts offer recommendations and a brief situation analysis of the Americas for decision makers and health workers who are looking to integrate the use of information and communication technologies into health initiatives. The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization produced the digital audio files, which can be downloaded free of charge.Read more: New eHealth Recommendations Presented in Digital Audio Format
Participants of the Project “eHealth Conversations” contribute to the publication
A publication directed to decision makers offers strategic information on the use of information and communication technologies for health in the Americas. The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization will publish the issue electronically this year. The publication presents a situation analysis and recommendations for the implementation of eHealth initiatives.Read more: PAHO Develops eHealth Publication for Decision Makers
Only a few days away to the "eHealth Conversations" project coming to a close, the virtual dialogues continue to be of particular interest, presenting views from different areas of expertise and perspectives that stress the importance of eHealth to achieving health equity. The project has sparked collective thinking among experts on eHealth topics including access to information, patient safety, eGovernment, and education in information and communication technologies.Read more: This Week in the eHealth Virtual Dialogues: 7-11 January
Reflection on the present and future of eHealth in the Americas continued this week as part of the project eHealth Conversations: Information Management, Dialogue, and Knowledge Exchange to Approach Universal Access to Health. The topics discussed included electronic government (eGovernment), eHealth management, patient safety, infrastructure, and legal aspects (policy).Read more: This week in the eHealth Virtual Dialogues: 10-14 December
Reflection and debate on ideas about the present and future of eHealth in the Americas continued during the week of 3-7 December as part of the “eHealth Conversations” project. Topics under discussion include eHealth management, infrastructure, telemedicine, electronic medical records, policies, interoperability, and access to information.
This week, professionals continued to debate ideas and to reflect on the present and future of eHealth in the Americas, as they participated in the project "eHealth Conversations: " of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO). Among others, they discussed the following eHealth topics: infrastructure, telemedicine, access to information, policies, education, and electronic medial records.Read more: This week in the eHealth Virtual Dialogues: 26-30 November
The "eHealth Conversations: Information management, dialogue and knowledge exchange to approach universal access to health" project has begun, with more than 300 eHealth professionals discussing and reflecting on the present and future of eHealth in the Americas.Read more: Virtual Dialogues begin addressing the present and future of eHealth in the Americas: New ideas,...
PAHO/WHO calls on professionals that work in the field of eHealth to brainstorm, discuss and reflect on the present and future of the use and application of information and communication technologies in public health in the Americas. The virtual dialogues will be part of a project titled "eHealth Conversations: Information management, dialogue and knowledge exchange to approach universal access to health".Read more: Virtual dialogues will address the present and future of eHealth in the Americas