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

eHealth Educational Material

Baseline and Basic Skills

This web site contains educational material about eHealth/Health IT to the health care work force. Studying this material gives the health care personnel better possibilities to survive in the ever changing health information system environment at work.
The material in this site has been selected based on agreed competency requirements. The competence requirements can be checked from the HITCOMP eHealth competency database. An educational video explains the many uses of this database.

Recently added educational videos: New web site for Foundational Curriculum material
The new web site contains all the material that this site was supposed to hold. That site will continue and this site will be phased out. The link to the new site is

This project has received funding from the European Union''s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No. 727552 EUUSEHEALTHWORK. The project team acknowledges also the Health IT curriculum material from the Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) in the USA as a major source of information to this web site.

Tampere University of Technology
eHealth Action Plan of the European Commission
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Updated by Alpo Värri 4.7.2018
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