CareBuilder was delighted to participate in the eHealth Festival in Leiden. Organised by Sleutelnet, the National eHealth Living Lab, Medical Delta and the Centre for Vitality, the theme of the event was ‘eHealth for everyone’. It was very inspiring to talk to caregivers, care managers, care administrators and care entrepreneurs about the challenges of scaling up eHealth in the Netherlands.
Aside from financing, a key challenge concerns the proliferation of point-solutions: care professionals simply do not have the time to log into multiple portals and apps to check data and work out what needs following up. There are only very few platforms that can solve this problem. During the festival, Fernando Hagel Franco, Managing Director at CareBuilder, discussed how CareBuilder unites three key features to address this challenge: