Ireland Can Lead €140 Billion Sector
IMSTA is planning to double in size as it moves into the growing Digital health field. The decision was announced at it’s 2019 Annual Conference in Dublin.
“It covers everything from the digital infrastructure that is already being put in place in health systems, to cutting edge research into robotic prostheses, rehabilitation assisted through virtual reality and remove healthcare through mobile devices”, explained Mark McIntyre, IMSTA Chairman and Senior Director Boston Scientific. “IMSTA is ideally placed to help the healthcare system in Ireland create the right landscape for digital health to flourish here and bring about benefits to patients, clinicians and citizens.”
IMSTA has appointed Clare Harvey Director for Digital Health Transformation. She is the CEO of Jinga Life, is a former Programme Manager for the RCPI and has worked with HIQA and the Department of Health. Her broad range of experience puts her at the nexus of ICT and health over the last decade.
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