Helene Richardsson

helen-richardssonHelene Richardsson, Business Development Manager for the personal Health account in Sweden. Has been working both in the private and the public sector, as well as a lecture at a university. She has good knowledge of working in international environments and has also lived abroad in the US and in England. Right now Helene richardsson is working for the Swedish eHealth Agency as a Business Development Manager for the Personal Health Account beeing implemented for all citizens in Sweden.

For some years she have had a position at Microsoft as an Industry Marketing Development Manager within Public Sector and Healthcare. Networking within Microsoft, with partners as well as representatives from political organizations and customers, in and outside of Sweden has been essential for the job.

Helene Richardsson have also been working as an evaluator for the IST program in the Framework programs under EU. Has for three years served as a chair for the User eHealth Stakeholder Group. Board member at PTS between 2007-2009.


A new form of personal health account

Abstract: Hälsa för mig is a personal health account that will be available for anyone who wants to collect, view and share their health information. The personal health account makes it possible to subscribe to health information, prescribed medications and vaccinations. Hälsa för mig  is continuously developed and eventually it will be possible to subscribe to additional information from health care, such as lab results and information from the account holder’s medical record. Moreover, it will be possible to collect health information with the help of different applications, so called applications, which will be connected to the health for me