Interoperability: secure network connections -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Interoperability: secure network connections

Interview with Andreas Grode, Head of Innovation, gematik - Society for Telematics Applications of Health Cards

08/07/2016

Image: Smiling man with short dark hair, tie and suite - Andreas Grode; Copyright: gematik

Andreas Grode; ©gematik

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Interoperability in medicine is not that easy: network connectors and USB plugs make it rather easy to connect computers and devices at home nowadays. The issue is much more complex in health care since there are no standards; ©panthermedia.net/Paylessimages

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But then, data exchange in medicine is much more complex than at home. Imaging data in different formats and practice and hospital information systems from different manufactures are but one example; ©panthermedia.net/sudok1

Image: Man with glasses and beard - Timo Roth; Copyright: B. Frommann

© B. Frommann