IPPOSI seeks to place itself at the forefront of any developments and innovations that can benefit patients. This includes Connected Health, which is an emerging field in healthcare that seeks to use technology and health information to improve patient outcomes. Connected Health Includes mobile health, telehealth, wearable technologies, health-related software, apps, and electronic care records, to name but a few elements of this a wide and varied sector.
IPPOSI is committed to exploring Connected Health opportunities for, and with, patients and we will continue to bring patient involvement opportunities to our members in this space.
Connected Health also forms part of the overall policy area of ‘Health Information’, an area which IPPOSI has prioritized for a number of years .