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Health Cluster Portugal – CovidLearning for remote fast training actions in COVID-19

This project provides non-specialist doctors / nurses, interns, or other specialists, with skills and knowledge in clinical procedures related to COVID-19. The solution will use an existing e-learning platform to which all doctors and nurses will have access. The contents will be produced by a...
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Health Cluster Portugal - COVIDMonitoring for remote digital monitoring of individuals

COVIDMonitoring allows digital monitoring of individuals diagnosed and / or suspected of infection by SARS-CoV-2, at their homes, through a bracelet that remotely and locally monitors several parameters: body temperature, oxygen saturation, heart rate, heart rate variability, respiratory rate, level...
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Wider integration of blockchain

Mariam Obaid AlMuhairi, Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution UAE at the Dubai Future Foundation, published an article on the World Economic Forum webpage about the advantages of blochain in times of crisis. "What has become abundantly clear over the last three months is a general lack of...
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App designed to support health workers during COVID-19

World Health Organisation (WHO) announces the launch of the WHO Academy app designed to support health workers during COVID-19, and the WHO Info app designed to inform the general public. The app provides health workers with mobile access to a wealth of COVID-19 knowledge resources, developed by WHO...
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Open code for COVID-19 tracing app

France’s National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation (Inria) released the source code and documentation for its coronavirus tracing app, StopCovid, calling on developers to improve it. The objective of the project is to make available an application to inform users if they...
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Romania: Digital App EMIM Now Joining the Fight against COVID-19

Confronting the unexpected situations generated by the COVID-19 crisis, the RomSoft, software company, founding member of IMAGO-MOL Cluster, wants to help by easing the communication between patients and pharmacists. Knowing the difficulties people meet in finding the medication they need, but also...
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Tracing solution with high privacy provisions

CONTACT-TRACING SOLUTION WITH HIGH PRIVACY PROVISIONS USING READILY AVAILABLE DATA FROM LARGE TECH COMPANIES: There is an increasing demand for digital solutions that allow realizing proximity-tracing in order to detect people that have been in contact with individuals tested positive. The most...
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Photonics Technologies from Spain in coronavirus detection

In the face of the coronavirus alarm situation (COVID-19), photonics technologies can provide fast and accurate diagnostic solutions. Check out secpho’s Press Release Photonics in coronavirus detection, where you will find a description of previous applications. Summarizing, from secpho, the Spanish...
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Data protection when tracing COVID-19

In their communication "Tracking and tracing COVID:Protecting privacy and data while using apps and biometrics", the OECD are stating: Digital technologies, in particular mobile and biometric applications, are being adopted in innovative ways to improve the effectiveness of government front-line...
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What is the right approach for digital solutions against covid

Read here the whole article https://ticbiomed.org/en/avoiding-covid-rebound-approach/ Staying one step ahead can make a difference in our fight against COVID. The priority now is related to the physical world: respirators, masks, personal protection equipment, diagnostic tests, etc. However, when...
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EU toolbox for mobile applications for contact tracing and warning

Mobile apps have the potential to bolster contact tracing strategies to contain and reverse the spread of COVID-19. Therefore, the EU Member States have created a common EU toolbox, developed collaboratively by the e-Health Network with the support of the European Commission. The common approach...
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Search for practical references on fever detection using thermography

An industrial company, member of the Cluster IDiA, is looking for practical references on devices (thermographic cameras most probably) able to detect fever without the need to get close to the person scanned. These devices would be of great help for the return to work phase. We need to know the...