Digitisation has become a political buzzword in Germany, raising particular concerns with regard to the German healthcare system. German politics has long been lagging behind in creating an appropriate framework that balances health benefits versus data protection issues. Now a new e-health law about to be passed, triggering a dynamic debate on digitisation, data and health. In this snapshot FTI Consulting’s Berlin office analyses how a e-health law could contribute to the digitisation in the health sector in Germany.
Caroline Ledosquet is Senior Director at FTI Consulting in Berlin.