The "app on prescription" was introduced to the German healthcare system when the Digital Healthcare Act (DVG) came into force on December 19, 2019. Since then, people with public health insurance have been entitled to a supply of digital health applications (so-called DiGAs).


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A glimpse into the future of digitalised medicine

"Virtual Care & Digital Therapeutics", "Medical Artificial Intelligence & Robotics", "Fields of Innovation" and "Societal aspects of digitized…


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AI and the gender gap: Data holds a legacy of discrimination

Technologies based on artificial intelligence (AI) are considered the epitome of progress. However, the data AI algorithms use to draw their conclusions is outdated. It ignores the existence of…

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