Wisdom of the crowds harnessed for pain prevention
The Kipuriihi tool developed at the University of Oulu assesses the effectiveness of treatments for lower back pain using wisdom …
Solvers meet healthcare professionals during the inDemand kick-off meeting
A new European project, inDemand, has been officially kicked-off on 18th June during the meeting in Oulu University Hospital (OYS) …
New investment specialist joins the OuluHealth team
OuluHealth has had a new team member, Minna Komu, for about a month now. Minna started her new InvestIn tasks …
Optomed Screen – New Screening Solution for Diabetic Retinopathy
Optomed is soon launching Optomed Screen, the first product that utilizes the core competencies of both Optomed and Commit. Optomed …
The future of health revealed at the OuluHealth Hack
Twenty-four teams from Finland and beyond were invited to face the challenges of the OuluHealth Hack. They brainstormed in Oulu …
Oamk SimLab as an innovative environment for shaping future health
The Oamk SimLab is one of the three OuluHealth innovative testbeds located in Oulu. It was established in 2010 and …
OuluHealth Labs provides your product a unique, integrated health test and development environment – including professionals’ feedback – for every phase of your R&D process. OuluHealth Labs services are provided by Oulu University Hospital, Oulu University of Applied Sciences, and City of Oulu’s Health and Social Care Services.
In the next two decades, the Oulu University Hospital will invest 500 MEUR in the modernization of its functions and premises. The first stage of the program is the launch of the children’s and women’s hospital renewal. The vision is to become the most intelligent hospital in the world.
Research & Innovation
Multidisciplinary top researchers, access to different health data sources and numerous start-ups create the basis for thriving RDI activities. Centre for Health and Technology manages OuluHealth´s RDI cooperation. The North Finland sample collections of Biobank Borealis and The Birth Cohort Studies research program provide excellent possibilities for RDI.
Finland is one of the few countries which life science export exceeds import. And in Finland, Oulu is one of they major player in the business. Take a closer look at our excellent companies in the fields of diagnostics, health IT, health and wellness services, medtech and other life science related products and services.