"This comprehensive book provides a detailed survey and practical examination of a wide range of legal and regulatory topics in HealthTech. Combining the insights of leading healthcare experts from around the world, chapters first examine the key characteristics, use cases and regulation in the field, before turning to the development and potential applications of cutting-edge technologies in healthcare. The book also addresses the main issues involved in setting up and running a HealthTech business, highlighting the vital role this will play in developing the technologies and skill sets required for the future of the sector. Key features include: Analysis of the impact of emerging innovations on the accessibility, efficiency and quality of healthcare and its effects on healthcare providers. Examination of artificial intelligence, blockchain and digital identity applications in healthcare, alongside associated regulatory challenges. Guidance on the financial requirements of healthcare start-ups at different stages of growth and various collaboration and partnership models in the HealthTech market. Discussion of the major regulatory questions affecting the HealthTech industry, from data protection, public procurement and product liability, to the regulation of medical devices, intellectual property and advertising. HealthTech: Law and Regulation will be an invaluable resource for both in-house lawyers in the healthcare and pharmaceutical sectors, as well as those working for law firms practising in these areas. It will also be of interest to academics and students teaching or researching in healthcare law"-- Provided by publisher.
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Contents: Preface 1. Using technology to deliver health services / Jelena Madir Part I: Regulation and governance of healthtech 2. Data protection, information security and international data transfers: A practical guide through key provisions and compliance tools / Tom Chakraborti 3. Healthcare technology regulation in the EU and the uk: From medical devices to intellectual property and advertising / Alison Dennis 4. Healthcare technology regulation in the us / Matthew DeNoncour 5. Product liability: Compliance and safety issues / Annabelle Bruyndonckx, Vladimir Murovec and Michael Bulckaert Part II: Frontier technologies and markets 6. Artificial intelligence in healthcare / Roland Wiring 7. The role of digital id in healthcare / Emeka Chukwu 8. Blockchain opportunities in healthcare / Jelena Madir 9. Technology and healthcare opportunities in emerging markets / Jane Thomason and Nichola Cooper Part III: Healthtech businesses 10. Financing healthcare start-ups / Stephen Tainsh 11. Collaboration and partnership structures in healthtech / Simonetta Giordano, Frédérique Potin and Sharon Cohen 12. Procurement considerations for the acquisition of healthtech products / Patrick Parkin 13. The impact of the European medical device regulations on the development and use of mhealth apps in europe / Trix Mulder 14. Telemedicine: Opportunities and challenges - a us perspective / Richard Cheng and Barrett Robin 15. What skills will be required of healthcare professionals in the future? / C. Donald Combs Glossary of key terms Index.
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