Project Partners DISTANCE

Project Management

Aachen | University Hospital RWTH Aachen

Leipzig | Leipzig University, SMITH Office

Project Partners

Berlin | German Society for Telemedicine e. V.

Dortmund | Fraunhofer Institute for Software and Systems Engineering ISST

Jena | Jena University Hospital

Leipzig | University of Leipzig Medical Center

Münster | St Francis Foundation Münster

Witten/Herdecke | Witten/Herdecke University

Network Partners

Bergisch Gladbach | EEvangelical Hospital Bergisch Gladbach

Bünde | MuM – MuM – Medicine and More eG

Düren | St. Mary Hospital Düren

Düsseldorf | Florence-Nightingale-Hospital Düsseldorf

Essen | Alfried Krupp Hospital Essen

Hamm | St. Barbara Clinic Hamm-Heessen

Köln | Health Network Cologne South e. V.

Mettmann | Evangelical Hospital Mettmann

Münster | St. Franziskus-Hospital Münster

Saalfeld (Saale) | Thuringia-Clinics Georgius Agricola

Zwickau | Heinrich Braun Clinic Zwickau

Coordination Office
Medical Informatics Initiative

Berlin | TMF e. V. Head Office

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is funding the eight DISTANCE project partners with € 9.2 million until 2025. The project partners are responsible for the research, development and management of the DISTANCE project.

The network partners are funded by the project partners with approximately € 1.7 million. They are being connected to the SMITH Data Integration Centers via the Digital Hub to enable cross-sector data exchange. The PICOS study verifies the connectivity at the network partners’ sites.