Philips Medical Systems Nederland B.V.

Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands is one of the world's biggest electronics companies and Europe's largest, with sales of € 26.4bln. in 2008. It focuses on the three domains of healthcare, lifestyle and technology and has 121,000 employees in more than 60 countries. Philips aims to lead by improving the quality of people’s lives through the timely introduction of meaningful innovations. In a world where complexity increasingly touches every aspect of our daily lives, Philips’ businesses are centred around people and the quality of their lives. Philips is globally number one in medical diagnostic imaging and patient monitoring, lighting, shavers and among the world’s top-3 consumer electronics companies.

In healthcare, Philips’ innovation revolves around improving the quality and efficiency of healthcare through a focus on care cycles. Central to care cycle thinking is a patient-centric approach that optimizes healthcare delivery for all the major diseases. In Philips’ Healthcare (PH) sector, over 12% of systems sales are invested in R&D. The last 3 years and especially 2008 have shown market share gains and strengthening of its global leadership position for many products, margin expansion and enhancement of its competitive position with key acquisitions and partnerships. Underlying this leadership position is that Philips combines its expertise in medical technology with the clinical know-how of its customers to produce innovative solutions that meet not just the needs of individual patients, but which also enable healthcare professionals to work faster, more easily and more cost-effectively. Sales of PH’s sector amounted to € 7.6bln. in 2008.

Type
ITEA Founding Company
Country
Netherlands
Website
http://www.philips.com

Projects

DayTiMe

DayTiMe

ITEA 3 Call 4

Digital Lifecycle Twins for predictive maintenance

IMPACT

ITEA 3 Call 4

Intelligence based iMprovement of Personalized treatment And Clinical workflow supporT

Medolution

ITEA 3 Call 1

Medical care evolution

BENEFIT

ITEA 2 Call 8

Better Effectiveness aNd EFficiency by measuring and modelling of Interventional Therapy

SoRTS

ITEA 2 Call 7

System of Real-Time Systems

MEDUSA

ITEA 2 Call 5

Medical Distributed Utilization of Services & Applications

MEDIATE

ITEA 2 Call 4

Patient Friendly Medical Intervention

Care4Me

Care4Me

ITEA 2 Call 3

Cooperative Advanced REsearch for Medical Efficiency

Edafmis

Edafmis

ITEA 2 Call 2

Embedded Decision and Data Fusion for Medical Intervention Support

HiPiP

HiPiP

ITEA 2 Call 2

High Performance image Processing

CANTATA

CANTATA

ITEA Call 8

Content Analysis & Networked Technologies towards Advanced and Tailored Assistance.

COSI

COSI

ITEA Call 7

Co-development with inner and Open source in Software Intensive products

SERIOUS

SERIOUS

ITEA Call 7

Software evolution, refactoring, improvement of operational and usable systems

CANDELA

CANDELA

ITEA Call 5

Content Analysis and Networked DELivery Architectures towards Intelligent Video

Cafe

Cafe

ITEA Call 3

From Concept to Application in System-Family Engineering