Ensuring cross-institutional communication

University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany

Challenge

  • Cross-institutional communication
  • Communication via internet for internal systems
  • Connecting a Philips PDM system (Patient Data Management) – real-time data transfer

Solution

  • Modern, state-of-the-art communication via IHE
  • Multidirectional data transfer (patient, laboratory and admin data)
  • DMZ solution for secure external access

Benefits

  • Future-proof thanks to IHE
  • Easy integration of proprietary IT systems
  • Straightforward, uncomplicated eGate replacement

Company

HQ Jena, Germany
Sector Health care
Employees 4,600
Website www.uniklinikum-jena.de

Corporate profile

Jena University Hospital (UKJ) offers 26 specialized clinics with a total of 1,396 beds. Each year UKJ treats approximately 52,600 inpatients and offers more than 272,000 outpatient consultations. The number of employees amounts to over 4,600, making UKJ the largest employer in the region.