The European Commission‘s Communication on the Transformation of Digital Health and Care of April 2018 aims to enhance the digitisation of the health and care sectors. The Communication identifies 3 pillars around which activities will be based:
- Pillar 1: Secure data access and sharing.
- Pillar 2: Connecting and sharing health data for research, faster diagnosis and improved health.
- Pillar 3: Strengthening citizen empowerment and individual care through digital services.