sustainable competence in advancing healthcare
European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry
sustainable competence in advancing healthcare
European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry

Press releases


BRUSSELS – 15 June 2015 – Today, COCIR launches its White Paper “Integrated Care: Better Healthcare for Europe”. The paper emphasizes the critical role medical technology and eHealth play in driving a better integration of care...[more]


BRUSSELS – 13 May 2015 – Today marks one week since the adoption of the Digital Single Market (DSM) Strategy. COCIR continues to support the Juncker Commission’s initiative to tear down regulatory walls and achieve further...[more]

11.05.2015 COCIR Launches the annual 5th Edition of its eHealth Toolkit

RIGA – 11 May 2015 – Today, COCIR launches the newest edition of its eHealth Toolkit, subtitled ‘Integrated Care: Breaking the Silos’.  This year’s toolkit focuses on the value of Integrated Care, the challenges in...[more]

04.05.2015 Integrated Care In Focus At 2015 COCIR General Assembly

BRUSSELS – 4 May 2015 – COCIR’s Annual General Assembly 2015 recently took place in Brussels. It was articulated around a private session in the morning exclusively with all COCIR members, represented at the highest level. ...[more]

23.04.2015 Joost Leeflang Appointed New COCIR President

Brussels – 22 April 2015 – At the COCIR General Assembly in Brussels today, COCIR President Kevin Haydon announced that he would stand down from COCIR Presidency at the end of April 2015.  Joost Leeflang has been elected as...[more]

02.04.2015 COCIR and MITA Issue Response to U.S. FDA Statement on Bonn Call for Action

Washington, D.C. – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) and the European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR) today issued the following response to the...[more]

06.03.2015 ECR 2015: COCIR Participates in EuroSafe Call For Action and Raises Alarming Trend Of Ageing Imaging Equipment

VIENNA – 6 March 2015 – Today, at the European Congress of Radiation (ECR) 2015, COCIR participated in the EuroSafe Call for Action. A European Society of Radiology (ESR) initiative, ‘EuroSafe 2 – EuroSafe imaging call for...[more]

05.02.2015 MEP Françoise GROSSETETE and Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis welcome COCIR’s Call for Action to achieve sustainable healthcare systems

Brussels - 5 Feb. 2015 - During the launch of the Call for Action, hosted by Françoise Grossetête MEP, Vice President of the EPP Group, in the European Parliament on 2 February, Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis welcomed COCIR’s...[more]

07.01.2015 COCIR New Code of Conduct in force Now!

BRUSSELS – 7 January 2015 – The COCIR New Code, setting the standard for member companies in their interactions with healthcare professionals,  pre-announced in May 2014, is now in force since 1 January 2015.  It...[more]

21.11.2014 COCIR Hosts Successful First Annual eHealth Summit

BRUSSELS - 20 November - Focusing on clinical and financial benefits, the First Annual COCIR eHealth Summit took place on 18-19 November 2014 in Brussels,Belgium, in partnership with HIMSS Europe and the European Hospital and...[more]

07.11.2014 eHealth Crucial For Tackling Healthcare Inequality

BRUSSELS – 7 November 2014 – ‘Business as usual’ should no longer be tolerated when dealing with European healthcare challenges.  This is why COCIR is delighted to announce the launch of its ‘1st Annual COCIR eHealth Summit...[more]

30.09.2014 ‘Better Healthcare For Europe’: COCIR Releases its Recommendations - The best time for action is now!

BRUSSELS - 30 September 2014 - Today, COCIR releases its recommendations for the EU institutions on how to improve healthcare in Europe, promoting the importance of the medical technology sector in driving efficiency and...[more]

17.09.2014 COCIR Supports Further Innovation and Adoption in Care Coordination and Telehealth

BRUSSELS – 17 September 2014 – Last week, COCIR organised an event at The International Digital Health and Care Congress in London. Breakfast workshop ‘Getting Care Coordination and TeleHealth to scale: going from individual...[more]

30.07.2014 Esaote Joins COCIR

BRUSSELS – 30 July 2014 – COCIR welcomes Esaote as its latest corporate member.  Esaote is a leading manufacturer of medical diagnostic systems. Founded as a start-up in 1982 and headquartered in Italy, Esaote provides...[more]

16.07.2014 COCIR Releases 4th Annual Ecodesign Report

BRUSSELS – 15 July 2013 – Today, COCIR publishes its 4th annual Self-Regulatory Initiative (SRI) Status Report on the ecodesign of medical imaging equipment, providing detailed analysis of 2013 energy-saving results. According to...[more]

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