HealthDataSpace is a member of the research and innovation network SmartHealth, which is supported by the German Federal Ministry of Economy in its goal to bring companies and research institutions together.
“The network’s vision is to use the potential of the second healthcare market in order to encourage health innovations and to bridge the gap between the first and the second healthcare market.”, states Patrick Hiesinger, who manages the innovation network at EurA AG. Ultimately, SmartHealth contributes to aggregate the German healthcare market entirely and systematically. For this reason, existing solutions will be combined with innovations and modular concepts to bring about new products and methods that work in new fields of application.
“As a healthcare IT company the welfare of the patient always comes first. Therefore, we are committed to secure health apps and that is why we support startups and research institutions at SmartHealth in a way, that helps them the most.” says Rainer Kasan, founder and shareholder of the two healthcare IT companies Telepaxx and Digithurst.