Personal data; home care; medical data; World Health Organization; right to health; telemedicine; healthcare system; impact of information technology; assistance to the elderly; transborder data flows; preventive medicine; data protection; action program

What says the European Parliament Think Tank about e-Health - Technology for health?

 'eHealth' is a recently-coined term for the use of information and communication technology (ICT) in health, and refers to an interdisciplinary field with multiple uses. It aims to improve the quality of healthcare and make health systems more efficient and effective.