Global Observatory for eHealth


Legislation in Belgium was passed in 2008 for the establishment and organization of an eHealth platform. In 2010 newly established eHealth portal exists and a need for the development of a vision and strategy for services and information exchange via the national eHealth platform was identified.

Date of publication: 21 August 2008

This document provides an environmental analysis, a SWOT analysis and outlines in detail the ten strategic objectives required to successfully implement the proposed eHealth strategy. The objectives include developing a vision and strategy for the provision of services and exchange of electronic information, while respecting the protection of privacy, in close consultation with various public and private healthcare stakeholders. It also outlines the need to determine standards and ICT functional and technical specifications as well as a useful basic architecture for the implementation of ICT in support of this vision and strategy.

Date of publication: 2010

Date URLs last accessed: 4 March 2016