eHealth Award

eHealth Award is a collaboration between Vitalis, HealthTech Nordic, Sahlgrenska Science Park and Cerner. The award is open to Nordic small businesses that have an innovative eHealth solution or product.

eHealth Award is a collaboration between Vitalis, HealthTech Nordic, Sahlgrenska Science Park and Cerner. The award is open to Nordic small businesses that have an innovative eHealth solution or product.

What is the eHealth Award?
– The eHealth Award is a cooperation between Vitalis, Sahlgrenska Science Park, HealthTech Nordic and Cerner
– The award is a response to the Nordic Innovation’s “2030 Nordic Health System Vision”
– The collaborating organisations aim to draw attention to the great digital innovations that exist in the Nordics today, as they can contribute to a more sustainable and integrated care, and more engaged patients and citizens
– The registration is open from 6 February to 30 April 2020.
– The winner will be presented at the opening ceremony of Vitalis conference in Gothenburg, Sweden and will receive; 50 000 SEK in prize money, 10 hours of publicity work provided by Miltton Group, speaking slot at relevant conference such as Cerner’s European Collaboration Forum in London 2021, and publicity in social media

eHealth Award finalists 2020
Last year’s finalists Boneprox return with patented AI technology that helps dentists to identify systemic diseases from standard x-rays. CEO and co-founder, Peder Remman, says “the role of dental care in general public health has been limited to regular dental care. With Boneprox, we can connect dental care with healthcare and simultaneously increase the efficiency of the industry through our unique cloud-based platform”.

SidekickHealth’s evidence-based digital care platform provides 360-degree support across a wide spectrum of therapeutic areas. Co-founder and CMO, Dr Sam Oddsson, adds “the impact of COVID-19 has highlighted the urgent need for clinically-validated digital health solutions and we are proud to be in the position to move healthcare forward into the future”.

Cuviva, meanwhile, uses sensors around the homes of the fragile elderly and people with multi-morbidities to check vital parameters, while also providing easy-to-use communication services. Henrik Cederqvist, company co-founder and CEO, believes their nomination shows “that a standalone open ehealth platform, with a person-centred logic, can significantly improve the situation for the patients in greatest need”.

 

Who can participate?
The award is open to Nordic small businesses that have an innovative eHealth solution or product that has shown benefits for the patient, citizen, healthcare professional and/or healthcare organisation.

Terms and Conditions for eHealth Award
Read Terms and Conditions here

Criteria for participation
a. The product or solution has been piloted and tested and has shown beneficial results for patient, citizen, clinician, and/or healthcare organization

b. The product or solution must have the potential for scalability on a national and international level

c. To an extent or fully have involved the end user group as part of the development of the product/solution

d. The product/solution must to a degree improve or affect one or more of the following:

i. Enhance citizen and/or patient engagement
ii. Enhance work processes for healthcare and welfare professionals
iii. Organizational development
iv. Care outcomes
v. Improved quality of life

Jury members
– Carolina Wallenius (Chairman), General Manager, Cerner
– Charlotta Gummeson, CEO, Sahlgrenska Science Park
– Evamaria Nerell, Analyst, National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden
– Fabian Bolin, CEO & Co-founder, War On Cancer
– Heidi Stensmyren, Chairman, The Swedish Medical Association
– Maria Sterner, Business Manager, Vitalis
– Marianne Larsson, Innovation Director, Innovation Skåne
– Rasmus Malmborg, Senior Advisor, Nordic Innovation
– Werner Christie, CEO, World Health Connections AS

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A big thank you to our sponsor Miltton Group!

eHealth Award finalists film 2020