Telemedicine, electronic patient files, mobile fitness apps and similar software solutions bear great potential for improving people's well-being. Standards for health-related IT applications enhance data interoperability, security, and user experience, facilitating better patient care and medical research.

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How AI drives innovation in healthcare

Renowned industry expert sheds light on the many opportunities and challenges associated with AI for health. 

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Medication safety alerts

Improving patient outcomes with new international guidance.

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Health and wellness apps

New international guidelines to help sort the best from the rest.

Top standards

Standard
IEC 81001-5-1:2021
Health software and health IT systems safety, effectiveness and security
Part 5-1: Security

Activities in the product life cycle

Standard
IEC 62304:2006
Medical device software
Software life cycle processes
Standard
ISO/TR 80002-2:2017
Medical device software
Part 2: Validation of software for medical device quality systems