Ingenico will provide upgrades for its terminals, with which the new infrastructure in the health system is mapped. Fehmi Koru Paris, 18 December 2013 – Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346), leading provider of payment solutions, was from T-Systems International GmbH, as well as in the consortium to CompuGroup medical, Booz & company and KoCo connector chosen partner; both bidders won the Gematik, making the development and testing of new telematics infrastructure in the health care. Each consortium will develop a test region in Germany, set up and operate, to test the services planned for the future updating of patient data and the application of the qualified electronic signature (QES). Together with the electronic health card and the health care practitioner certificate, the new e-health terminals will make a significant contribution to the security of the infrastructure. Ingenico developed a new firmware for its e-health terminals, which installed terminals with the coming nationwide Telematics infrastructure can be connected.
With more than 150,000 terminals installed, Ingenico healthcare/e-ID covers almost half of the market and is a leader in the field of e-health Terminal solutions in Germany. The Ingenico in France is group leader in the area of e-health card solutions for doctors, hospitals and pharmacies. In France already 45 million secure updates are performed that in pharmacies, hospitals, and other public areas of installed Ingenico terminals per year of health insurance cards. Oliver new foot, CEO of Ingenico healthcare GmbH, explains: “we are proud to participate in this first comprehensive test phase, which should lead to the nationwide use of the telematics infrastructure. This demonstrates the power of our technology that will be used as reference and confirms our market leadership.” Mathieu Gagnard, Managing Director of the Ingenico healthcare/e-ID, adds: “we are pleased that T-systems and the Consortium CompuGroup in helping to build a new generation health infrastructure.
We are highly motivated to occupy a leading position in the field of security solutions and services for e-health transactions. This renewed success underscores once again. our performance in the healthcare sector with an outstanding product, a sophisticated range of services and the recognised expertise of our European team” About Ingenico healthcare/e-ID Ingenico healthcare/e-ID is a range of Ingenico group, responsible for health care and e-ID applications. With nearly 100 employees in Europe and 800,000 installed terminals this area in France and Germany is a leader in healthcare applications. More in healthcare eid.ingenico.com on Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 ING) Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 – ING) is the world’s leading provider of payment solutions with more than 20 million terminals installed in over 125 countries. 4,500 Worldwide Staff assist retailers, banks and service providers, to optimize their solutions for electronic payments and secure, to expand its range of services and to increase yields.