Centro Veneto Ricerca e Innovazione per la Sanità Digitale (Arsenàl.IT)

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Veneto's Research Center for eHealth Innovation (Arsenàl.IT)
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Arsenàl.IT, voluntary consortium among the 23 Local Health Authorities and Hospital Trusts of the Veneto Region, appears to be the Veneto’s Research Centre for eHealth, that aims at enhancing the quality of the clinical processes and assistance offered to citizens with an inter-enterprises view. Its strength lays in the capability of building sustainable models that let each associated member use in a better way the supplied resources and restrain the costs, facilitating the change management. For all these reasons the Consortium gathers experiences and know how, heritage of each associated member, developing a permanent research for innovation activity and designing of new solutions, appointed to a team of young experts.
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Journal Article

France G. Health technology assessment in Italy. Int J Technol Assess Health Care. 2000;16(2):459-74. Abstract

Web Article

Italy - GHO Country statistics. Vol 2014. Geneva: World Health Organisation (WHO); 2014. Abstract
Italy - OECD Countries. Vol 2014. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); 2014. Abstract