INGENICO selected to participate in the major e-Health project in Germany
Ingenico selected to participate in the major e-Health project in Germany
Ingenico will provide the embedded software upgrade to comply with the new
Paris,Â December 18(th) 2013 - Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346), leading
provider of payment solutions, has been selected by T-Systems and a consortium
led by CompuGroup Medical, Booz & Company and KoCo Konnector , which have both
been awarded the upgrade of the health insurance system project by Gematik
Each consortium will develop, set up and operate a test area in Germany, in
order to validate the future value-added services, such as online evaluation,
update of patient data, as well as qualified electronic signature (QES). Based
on the new patient data card and the Healthcare professional card, e-Health
terminals will contribute significantly to the infrastructure's security.
Ingenico will develop new embedded security software for its range of e-Health
terminals, which will enable installed terminals to connect to the upcoming
nationwide Telematics infrastructure in Germany.
With more than 150,000 active terminals, representing nearly half of the market,
Ingenico Healthcare/e-ID is the market leader for e-Health terminal solutions in
Germany. The Group is also the market leader in France for e-Health card
solutions for doctors, nurses and also pharmacies. In France, Ingenico already
operates 45 million secure patient Health card update requests per year thanks
to its fleet of dedicated terminals deployed in pharmacies, hospitals and other
Oliver NeufuÃŸ, Managing Director of Ingenico Healthcare GmbH commented: "We are
proud to be part of this wide ranged first level testing which is intended to
lead to the nationwide deployment of the Telematics infrastructure in Germany.
This clearly demonstrates the ability of our technology to be the future
reference and confirms our leadership on this market."
Mathieu Gagnard, Managing Director for Ingenico Healthcare/e-ID Division adds:
"We are looking forward to supporting T-Systems and the consortium around
CompuGroup to build new generation electronic healthcare infrastructure. Our
division is committed to developing its position as a leader in security
solutions and services for e-Health transactions. This new achievement
highlights once again our capability in the Healthcare sector, with an
outstanding product offering, a high-level of service and a recognized know-how
of our pan-European team."
About Ingenico Healthcare/e-ID
Ingenico Healthcare/e-ID is a division of the Ingenico Group. Providing
solutions for the health and e-ID industries, it has one hundred employees
across Europe and an installed base of 800,000 readers and terminals. The
division is the leader in France and Germany for its secure healthcare
For further information, visit http://healthcare-eid.ingenico.com/
AboutÂ Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING)
Ingenico is a leading provider of payment solutions with over 20Â million
terminals deployed in more than 125 countries. ItsÂ 4,500 employees support
retailers, banks and service providers in optimizing and securing their payment
solutions, developing their range of services and increasing their POS revenue.
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