Topic 27/1 2022:
Rehabilitation using Virtual Environments and related Medical Device Regulations and Digi Health Technology Assessments (Digi-HTA)
Are you a Health care professional interesting in how new technology can improve health and social care or an SME interested in regulations concerning medical devices. Then this morning coffee meeting will be interesting for you.
Background: Virtual environment technology, as virtual and augmented reality technology has shown promising results in rehabilitation and other therapies. As new solutions are developed and implemented it is important to know the regulation environments that are directing the market for wider use.
(15 min) Virtual reality used for rehabilitation of neck injuries, Emil Lilja, CEO Curest AB
(15 min) Medical Device Regulation (MDR 2017/745), Terhi Holappa, CEO USBIMED Oy
(10 min) Digi-HTA criteria tool for assessing digital healthcare technology, Jari Haverinen, Senior Planning Officer at FinCCHTA, Oulu University Hospital
(20 min) Discussion and questions
Where: in Zoom,
Registration: Last day of registration 25.1.2022 via link
Scientist/companies/professionals from health and welfare sector, civil society
Contact: For more information, please contact Piia.firstname.lastname@example.org
Morning coffee meetings is a series of shorter meetings in the NACCOP project. At these meetings we present interesting topics in line with the projects main goal: NACCOP´s (Nordic Arctic Co-creation Platform) aim is to strengthen the innovation work of SMEs in healthcare and wellbeing by offering an Arctic innovation platform for the Nordic countries. The platform supports ecosystem work and provides a network of innovation environments and co creation services. The platform brings together the stakeholders from social- and health care, research, education, SMEs and citizens. NACCOP is co-funded by Interreg Nord, Lapin liitto and Region Norrbotten