(MENAFN Editorial) The Jordan Healthcare ICT Taskforce under the umbrella of the Information and Communications Technology Association of Jordan - int@j, is currently participating along with a number of leading Healthcare ICT companies in the largest regional Healthcare Expo; Arab Health 2014, Dubai “ UAE in the period 27-30 January 2014
The participating companies in this delegation, are (Optimiza Solutions, National Health Insurance Administration Co. (NatHealth, ESKADENIA Software, AlTibbi, Electronic Health Solutions International (EHSi)), to promote the Jordanian Healthcare ICT offerings and capabilities, get exposed to global developments & trends, and meet potential partners on the regional and global levels. This participation is considered to be the first of its kind as Jordan is formally presented through a devoted pavilion & space, to highlight the major role Jordan is playing in Healthcare ICT in the region.
Mr. Ghassan Lahham CEO of Electronic Health Solutions International (EHSI) stated that "EHSI provides solutions for healthcare facilities to upgrade their services". One of these service, he continues, "the Electronic Health Record Program "Hakeem", that combines international standards with local expertise allowing EHSI to understand and meet the needs of the health sector in the region. The program has proved to be highly successful in a number of medical sites inside and outside Jordan. Through our participation in "Arab Health 2014", Electronic Health Solutions International (EHSI) offers a unique and highly competitive product within the E-Health sector"
Mr. Imad El Deir, GM-Healthcare Solutions at Optimiza, said: "our participation in this medical exhibition is a unique opportunity to showcase our specialized healthcare products which include a management system for hospitals, clinics, labs and radiology centers (Electronic Hospital Operations-eHope); PACS and Tablet systems. Our healthcare solutions have been successfully implemented and are running in 6 Arab countries to date. Optimiza is one of the few leading companies in the Arab World offering integrated ICT solutions in the medical field and covering all medical sectors according to highest international standards"
"This is really exciting for us. The Altibbi.com team has been working hard over the past five years to continuously create and maintain up-to-date medical reference content that meets the highest global standards. In that time we have grown raidly, expanded our reach and multiplied user numbers," said Jalil Allabadi, managing partner of Altibbi.com. "The World Summit Award was a wonderful recognition of this effort, and now we need to reach out and let everyone in the healthcare sector know about Altibbi.com"
According to the CEO Mr. Ahmad Tijani, NatHealth "participation in this Expo comes as a part of its belief in the necessity of automating the health sector, so it can serve all shareholders that belong to this sector in an efficient way that copes with the rapid development of the technological health sector. It is worth mentioning that NatHealth has been involved in health technology for more than seventeen years".
Mr. Nael Salah and Ms. Doha Abdelkhaleq, Founder & Co-Founder of ESKADENIA Software said: "ESKADENIA Software's participation came to exhibit its latest cutting edge software technologies with a special focus on the Medical sector for the regional and global Healthcare providers and seekers."
"Arab Health is a regional and global platform that will enable our companies to advance their offerings and become more competitive", said CEO of int@j, Abdelmajeed Shamlawi, he also added "Our participation as a taskforce will show the sincere intention for enabling reformation in the healthcare sector and highlighting ICT as a main contributor to such development. This visit is only part of the taskforce long term development roadmap aiming at empowering Jordan's healthcare ICT capabilities and ensuring solid positioning for Jordan in the Healthcare ICT regional & global maps."
The Information and Communications Technology
Association of Jordan is an ICT and ICTES industry-support association founded in 2000 with the aim of improving the dynamics of Jordan's ICT & ICTES markets and developing the Kingdom's ICT & ICTES related activities, and includes more than 200 local and global companies working in IT, Telecom, Online and Mobile Applications and Content, and IT Enabled Services (Outsourcing)
Since its establishment, Int@j has been exerting a high effort level aiming at advancing the Jordanian ICT & ICTES sector. Int@j has been looking for various partnerships with different institutions on the local, regional and international levels aiming at creating better ICT and ICTES industry in Jordan, increasing the awareness of ICT and ICTES services and products and stressing on the benefits of integrating ICT and ICTES in other sectors