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What is Ehealth?

EHealth is an umbrella term and refers to different applications of digital healthcare the aim of eHealth is to improve healthcare, patient satisfaction, healthcare providers’ workload and/or reduction of costs. E-Health applications use information and location technologies for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment monitoring and management of diseases. In other term or eHealth is digital healthcare. Examples of digital healthcare are video consultation with your healthcare provider, access to your medical data through the Internet, measuring your blood pressure at home in sending it through the Internet to your healthcare provider or making appointments online.


Here are some videos with patient information about digital care in Dutch:

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