eHealth Strategy for the State of Vorarlberg

Duration: 2013 - 2014

Funding: State of Vorarlberg and Medical Chamber of Vorarlberg


The project persues the aim to develop an eHealth Strategy for the State of Vorarlberg taking the current development of the Austrian Electronic Health Record (ELGA) into special consideration.

Several aims are defined:

  • Definition of the status quo and collection of IT-supported processes in health care in the state of Vorarlberg (eHealth-processmap);
  • collection and analysis of relevant general conditions such as existing strategies and juridical requirements;
  • holistic survey of stakeholders regarding their fears, needs and expectations with regard to eHealth;
  • development of a project portfolio and definition of an eHealth roadmap for the state of Vorarlberg.