Press release

Siemens Healthineers assists Swiss Post with eHealth solution for electronic health records

Published on June 8, 2018

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Siemens Healthineers / Swiss Post

Siemens Healthineers enables healthcare providers worldwide to increase value by empowering them on their journey towards expanding precision medicine, transforming care delivery, improving patient experience and digitalizing healthcare. A leader in medical technology, Siemens Healthineers is constantly innovating its portfolio of products and services in its core areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging and in laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine. Siemens Healthineers is also actively developing its digital health services and enterprise services. In fiscal 2017, which ended on September 30, 2017, Siemens Healthineers generated revenue of €13.8 billion and profit of €2.5 billion and has about 48,000 employees worldwide. Swiss Post’s eHealth portfolio Swiss Post has been working with leading technology partners for a number of years to develop secure digital solutions for a state-of-the-art healthcare system. Thanks to its modular eHealth portfolio, authorized healthcare professionals can access and exchange patient data quickly and easily. This ensures the relevant data is available regardless of time and place, which helps simplify collaboration between players in the healthcare industry and improve patient safety. The individual services reflect the processes in the treatment chain efficiently and securely, which saves costs. Several Cantons and more than 100 institutions already rely on the Swiss Post eHealth solution. In addition to the eHealth solution, its services for the healthcare industry include logistical services like the transport of medications.