Demographic change shows a marked change in the population structure over the next ten to thirty years. According to statistics, 10 percent of the working population is expected to retire by 2060. The baby boomers are retiring, resulting in a significant decline in the working society.
The current and future changes will increase the cost of age-appropriate care. To address the heavy burden and potential loss of quality of health services, investments in eHealth are being made at European level.