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…


The Healex Case Manager - the flexible web tool for the automation of health tests during the corona crisis

The corona pandemic presents the health care system and many other affected sectors with special challenges. The operation of clinics, test centres and health authorities in times of crisis requires a quickly…


The Healex Entry Manager: Secure visitor management and easy implementation of Corona laws and regulations

Since the outbreak of the corona pandemic, many healthcare institutions and companies have been mandated to carry out appropriate visitor screening for symptoms of a SARS CoV-2 infection. Visitors must also receive information on current hygiene…


The Healex Entry Manager: Secure visitor management and easy implementation of Corona laws and regulations

Since the outbreak of the corona pandemic, many healthcare institutions and companies have been mandated to carry out appropriate visitor screening for symptoms of a SARS CoV-2 infection. Visitors must also receive information on current hygiene…


Our expert Claudia Loosen on CRF design

Experience is essential – this also applies to the art of designing CRFs for a clinical trial. A Case Report Form, or CRF for short, is used to record examination data collected following the protocol of a clinical trial. Depending on the…


The Healex Case Manager for test centers at the airport

Since August 8th in Germany and most European countries returning travelers from international risk areas have to be tested for the Coronavirus. Tourists from non-risk areas can also be tested voluntarily. Without a test result, travelers must stay…


6 steps to implementing corona regulations in clinics and nursing homes

Since spring 2020, in Germany and many other European countries, hospitals and clinics have been legally obliged to implement new Corona laws and regulations (e.g. in Northrhine-Westphalia: CoronaSchVO §5). We show you how a prompt, complete and…


Phases of a clinical trial: This is how a clinical trial works

Clinical trials are used to test the effectiveness of a drug or therapy and to find out if and which side effects occur after taking the drug or performing the treatment. They are an important tool on the way to the approval of a new drug or…


The FHIR Data Standard

The FHIR Data Standard: How to achieve seamless interaction between patient data and the electronic patient file The paper-based documentation of clinical data will be replaced in 2021 in Germany: The electronic vaccination record, the electronic…


Apps on prescription

From 2021 health apps can be prescribed by doctors in GermanyThe expansion of the digital network in the health care system is taking a big step forward: From January 1, 2021, the Digital Supply Act (Digitale-Versorgung-Gesetz, DVG) will apply in…