FHIR and KHZG – FAQ

Do I have to use FHIR?Yes, or a similar standard. The KHZG requires the use of internationally recognized, syntactic and semantic interoperability standards – FHIR meets all of these points. This makes the standard one of the most important…


The most important funding points of the Hospital Future Act (KHZG) and how to implement them at your hospital - Part 2

The urgently needed funding for the digitization of healthcare is finally arriving: up to 4.3 billion will be awarded to hospitals as part of the Hospital Future Act (KHZG). We present the most important funding points and how you can implement them…


The most important funding points of the Hospital Future Act (KHZG) and how to implement them at your hospital - Part 1

The urgently needed funding for the digitization of healthcare is finally arriving: up to 4.3 billion will be awarded to hospitals as part of the Hospital Future Act (KHZG). We present the most important funding points and how you can implement them…


Healex FHIR Webinar: FHIR is the way forward for Clinical data

FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) is a standard for electronically exchanging healthcare information. There is a need to understand it better and promote a wider acceptance by all stakeholders in healthcare. Benefits of FHIR Open…


Common barriers to participation in clinical trials

Designing a clinical trial is a challenge, however, executing the trial is a complex yet the most vital step in getting patients access to new treatments or drugs. Clinical trials face various barriers and are part of many scientific and community…


Resources for Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are scientific studies performed to evaluate treatments. They are the primary method to identify new medical interventions, for example, if a new drug or a medical device can be used for people. As clinical trials involve multiple…


Patient view: Questions you should ask when entering a clinical trial

Clinical trials require participation of volunteers to test new therapies or drugs. This participation is completely voluntary. There are of course certain risks associated with testing any new treatments, but careful planning and evaluation can…


Beginners Guide to Clinical Trials

The interest in clinical trials has grown exponentially since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The results from trials are awaited by scientific community and by common public. At the same time, it is also important to understand the process…


Next Patient Week: The game-changing role of FHIR in knowledge-generating medicine

NEXT Patient Week panel discusses FHIR and how it is advancing clinical research and careOn Dec. 9th, Healex partnered with NEXT Pharma Summit to host a panel discussion on the FHIR Data Standard and it’s impact on knowledge-generating…


Types of clinical trials

Before starting a clinical trial, the type of the trial has to be defined. The type of the trial is part of the selected design of the trial and is determined by the particular research question. Choosing the right type of a clinical trial…