Experimentation of ‘Link for Health’, a new Telehealth application in Cochin Hospital, France

  • Andre Schiltz ORANGE/TECHNOCENTRE/XDLAB/GRENOBLE
  • Olivier Huillard Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology, PARIS
  • Clementine Villeminey Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology, PARIS
  • Pascaline Boudou-Rouquette Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology
  • Gerard Babin ORANGE/TECHNOCENTRE/XDLAB/CAEN
  • Gerard Jousse ORANGE/TECHNOCENTRE/XDLAB/CAEN
  • Pascal Peschet ORANGE/IMT/OLPS/SMA
  • Francois Goldwasser Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology
Keywords: Telehealth, mHealth, medication, anti-cancer therapy, treatment toxicity

Abstract

Orange and Cochin Hospital have experimented ‘Link for Health’, a new Telehealth application in the Department of Oncology of Cochin Hospital, France.

This new application allows a complete Telehealth service combining mobile application, sensors and questionnaires to return by internet to healthcare team.

The purpose of this paper is to analyse and experiment the effectiveness of the Telehealth service, in oral and intravenous anti-cancer therapy to improve clinical and process outcomes.

Results were analysed in terms of benefits for the patients and the hospital team.

Author Biographies

Andre Schiltz, ORANGE/TECHNOCENTRE/XDLAB/GRENOBLE
Business Analyst (PHD)
Olivier Huillard, Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology, PARIS
Medical Oncologist
Clementine Villeminey, Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology, PARIS
Physician
Pascaline Boudou-Rouquette, Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology
Medical Oncologist
Gerard Babin, ORANGE/TECHNOCENTRE/XDLAB/CAEN
Project Leader
Gerard Jousse, ORANGE/TECHNOCENTRE/XDLAB/CAEN
Ergonomist
Pascal Peschet, ORANGE/IMT/OLPS/SMA
Engineer Integrated Services
Francois Goldwasser, Hopital Cochin APHP, Department of Oncology
Professor, Head of Department, Medical Oncologist

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Published
2017-04-03
How to Cite
Schiltz, A., Huillard, O., Villeminey, C., Boudou-Rouquette, P., Babin, G., Jousse, G., Peschet, P., & Goldwasser, F. (2017). Experimentation of ‘Link for Health’, a new Telehealth application in Cochin Hospital, France. Journal of the International Society for Telemedicine and EHealth, 5, (GKR);e50:(1-3). Retrieved from https://journals.ukzn.ac.za/index.php/JISfTeH/article/view/283
Section
Global Telemedicine and eHealth Updates. Knowledge Resources. Vol. 10, 2017