The Swedish Healthcare Market – an overview, online

Before expanding to Sweden, it is vital to know your way around the Swedish healthcare market. By attending this webinar, you will gain a better understanding of the Swedish healthcare market, as well as get insight on procurement system and finances. You will learn about the most important national and regional networks. After this practical information, you will also be guided through different portals where you can get help with your specific questions.

Time: 27 May 2021, 14:00 – 16:00 (Finnish time)
Place: Online


13:00 – Opening by the moderator 

13:05 – Ambassador of Norway to Sweden (Speaker: Ambassador Christian Ulrik Syse)

13:15 – Norway Health Tech (Speaker: TBC)

13:20 – The Swedish Healthcare system – an overview (Speaker: Anna Riby, Swecare)

  • An overview over regions and municipalities and their areas of responsibility
  • Visjon e-hälse 2025
  • Main players:  The role of experts, health insurance companies, distributors, buyers, and customers, private health insurance.
  • Questions and answers.

13:40 – Procurement in the 21 health regions (Speaker TBC)

  • Common grounds in procurement in all regions
  • Independent procurement processes in the regions
  • Hospitals
  • Specialist healthcare
  • Primary healthcare
  • Questions and answers

14:00 – Procurement in the 290 municipalities (Speaker TBC)

  • The municipalities’ areas of responsibility in Sweden’s healthcare system
  • Framework procurement spanning across municipalities
  • Care homes
  • Welfare technologies
  • Questions and answers

14:20 –  Digital health in practice – DigitalWell Arena (Speaker: Stefan Skoglund, Compare)

  • Digital Well Arena and its role in making innovative companies a part of the future of Sweden’s healthcare.
  • Next steps: Showcasing of innovation forums, networking possibilities, etc.
  • On-demand acceleration

14:40 – Experience sharing – similar markets, but very different (Speaker: Odd Inge Hellesylt, Checkware)

  • A Norwegian company that has expanded to Sweden

14:50 – Health Tech Nordic (Speaker: Bent-Håkon Lauritzen, Norway Health Tech)

  • Introduction of Scandinavian cross-border collaboration

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Source: Norway Health Tech