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The digitization of hospitals requires necessary investments

Interview with Georg Baum, Chief Executive Officer of the German Hospital Federation (Deutsche Krankenhausgesellschaft e. V., DKG)

01.10.2020

Image: Smiling man with short grey hair - Georg Baum; Copyright: DKG/Klaus Mihatsch

Georg Baum

Image: A physician talking on the phone and holding a tablet computer in his hand is standing in the lobby of a hospital; Copyright: PantherMedia/Wavebreakmedia Ltd

When it comes to digitization, German hospitals have suffered from an investment backlog for several years now. Comprehensive investments are required now.

Image: Man with glasses and beard - Timo Roth; Copyright: beta-web/Schmitz

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