MedIEQ links

other links

Relevant EC-funded projects

TEAC-Health project on accreditation and certification of telematics services in health

MedCERTAIN “MedPICS Certification and Rating of Trustworthy and Assessed Health Information on the Net”

MedCIRCLE “Collaboration for Internet Rating, Certification, Labeling and Evaluation of Health Information”

WRAPIN “Worldwide online Reliable Advice to Patients and Individuals”

QUATRO "The Quality Assurance and Content Description project"

Health information on the Internet

The Public Health portal of the European Union

HON (Health On the Net Foundation)

CISMEF (Catalog and Index of French-speaking Medical Sites)

OMNI (Organising Medical Networked Information - The UK Gateway to reliable health information)

HealthInsite (The Australian Gateway to reliable health information)

IHC (Internet Healthcare Coalition)

URAC (American Accreditation HealthCare Commission)

Hi-Ethics (TRUSTe E-Health Seal for health Web sites)

AMA (American Medical Association)

A-Prompt (Web Accessibility Verifier)

Healthcare Websites Accreditation Programme of Andalucia

pWMC (proyecto Webs Médicas de Calidad)

DISCERN (The DISCERN Instrument is a questionnaire which can be used to judge the reliability of a publication as a source of information about treatment choices).

eEurope 2002: Quality Criteria for Health related Websites