eHealth competency map
EU*US eHealth Work Project

Competency clusters:

Clinical Process
ICT process
EHR Systems
System Connectivity
Patient and Device Integration/Research
Safety and Security
Leadership & Management

HITCOMP eHealth Competency Tool

Safety and Security

Quality and Safety in eHealth

This module introduces the concepts of quality and safety in eHealth. It includes approaches to assessing patient safety issues and implementing quality improvement, assurance, management and reporting through electronic systems.
Data Protection and Security in eHealth

The focus of this module is on the protection and security of data in eHealth, including further discussion of privacy measures in eHealth, standards for electronic data protection, breach protocols, and safety measures. Also includes topics of system downtime measures, backup and restoration mechanisms.

This project has received funding from the European Union''s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No. 727552 EUUSEHEALTHWORK.

Tampere University of Technology
eHealth Action Plan of the European Commission
E-mail to Alpo.Varri (at)
Designed by Alpo Värri 4.7.2018
Faculty of Biomedical Sciences and Engineering Tampere University of Technology
P.O. Box 692, FI-33101 Tampere, Finland, Tel. +358-40-8490780
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