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Remote Patient Monitoring in BE oncology: use cases and practical recommendations.

About this event

Note: if you're unable to attend on October 27 at 19:00, you can still register and will receive a recording of the webinar afterward.

Learnings from running Remote Patient Monitoring in Oncology for 5+ years.

For who: oncologists, onco-nurses and hospital management

What you'll learn:

  • Latest innovations in RPM and available solutions in Belgium
  • How to activate internal stakeholders to set up a successful RPM program
  • From pilots and research to actual implementation: practical considerations

Agenda:

19:00 Intro

19:05 The state of RPM of cancer patients in Belgium

Eric Van der Hulst - Innovation Manager Health at imec

What are the latest advances in remote patient monitoring and what are the available solutions in Belgium? Eric Van der Hulst is technology watcher and health innovation manager at imec.istart. He was eHealth advisor to Minister of Health Maggie De Block and a key initiator of the Belgian mHealth validation pyramid.

19:15 How RPM became the new way of working at Maria Middelares Oncology

Prof. Dr. Christof Vulsteke - Head of Medical Oncology at Maria Middelares

The oncology department at Maria Middelares embraced RPM as their new way of working for over 5 years. Prof. Dr. Vulsteke talks about how they activated all internal stakeholders to set up a successful remote patient monitoring program that became part of the structural care at their hospital.

19:25 Key ingredients to successfully implementing RPM.

Stijn Watson – Head nurse oncological and therapeutical day clinic at at Maria Middelares

Peter Van Vooren – Head of Digital Transformation at RemeCare

Despite compelling evidence for RPM, to date, there appears to be a large gap between clinical research and the implementation of RPM into the healthcare system. Stijn Watson (head onco-nurse, Maria Middelares) and Peter van Vooren (eHealth innovation expert) uncover the five critical enablers that influence the acceptance of RPM.

19:40 Live Q&A: Moving forward with RPM in oncology in Belgium.

Eric Van der Hulst - Innovation Manager Health at imec

Prof. Dr. Marc Peeters – Head Oncology department at UZA

Prof. Dr. Christof Vulsteke – Head Oncology department Maria Middelares

Dr. Vincent Verschaeve – Oncologist responsible for the remote patient monitoring program at GHDC

Stijn Watson – Head nurse oncological and therapeutical day clinic at Maria Middelares

Peter Van Vooren - Head of Digital Transformation at RemeCare

20:10 Wrap-up

20:15 End

Accreditation pending

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    Prof. Dr. Marc Peeters Head Oncology Department @ UZA

    Coördinator MOCA / diensthoofd oncologie, Digestieve oncologie en neuro-endocriene tumoren

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    Eric Van der Hulst Innovation Manager Health @ imec

    Eric Van der Hulst is technology watcher and health innovation manager at imec.istart. He was eHealth advisor to Minister of Health Maggie De Block and a key initiator of the Belgian mHealth validation pyramid.

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    Prof. Dr. Christof Vulsteke Head of Medical Oncology @ AZ Maria Middelares

    Prof. Dr Christof Vulsteke is the coordinator for the Integrated Cancer Centre in Ghent (ICG) and is the head of the Clinical Research Department for Medical Oncology. He is an affiliated guest professor at the University of Antwerp (Centre for Oncology Research).

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    Dr. Vincent Verschaeve Oncologist @ GHDC

    Oncologist responsible for the remote patient monitoring program at GHDC

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    Peter Van Vooren Head of Digital Transformation @ Remedus

    Peter is eHealth innovation expert and Head of Digital Transformation at Remedus.

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    Stijn Watson Head nurse oncology @ AZ Maria Middelares

    Head nurse oncology and therapeutic day hospital, paramedical coordinator Integrated Cancer Centre in Ghent (ICG)

RemeCare

Through our Remote Patient Monitoring solution RemeCare, we are helping clinical teams better understand the full patient experience and make data-driven decisions that improve care.