Our mission: IHE-Europe engages clinicians, health authorities, industry, and users to improve healthcare interoperability by... read more >>>
IHE Profiles Recognised by the European Commission for Procurement
On 28 July 2015, the European Commission announced that 27 IHE Profiles are
eligible for referencing in public procurements as technical specifications.
Seamless data exchange is invisible to users who need the information, while inevitable for IT engineers who build the system.
Benefits for Governments
Some of Europe's largest countries are made up of autonomous regions with full authority over healthcare decisions and the information systems... Read more
Benefits for Users
Healthcare Providers, be it institutions like hospitals' organizations or individual doctors and nurses are working with an increasing number of information systems... Read more
Benefits for Vendors
Adoption of common protocols and standards across Europe will create a more uniform market for health IT equipment, software and services... Read more
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The European Commission has identified 27 IHE Profiles (Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise) that are ready to serve as a reference for public procurements. Read more
- Quote Dr Dave Harvey
“As a qualified radiologist and now Managing Director of a company supplying healthcare IT software and helping companies to incorporate IHE Profiles in their own solutions, I have experienced both sides of the standards fence."
- Quote Peter
"Connectivity of imaging informations in the era of digital radiology is mandatory. The most favourable approach to have positive experiences is using solutions which have been tested during an IHE Connectathon."