The short story of healthcare within Orange
Step back in time with us...
2001 - Lindbergh Operation
1rst tele-surgical operation carried out by a team of French surgeons located in New York on a patient in Strasbourg thanks to a high-speed fiberoptic service deployed by us.
2007 - Creation of Orange Healthcare
The Healthcare Line of Business was founded by Thierry Zylberberg.
2008 - Opening of the Health Gallery
The Health Gallery, our showroom, opened in Issy-les-Moulineaux.
2009 - Partnership with Sorin Group (LivaNova)
To develop remote monitoring solution for patients with implanted cardiac rhythm management devices.
2010 - Orange accredited by the Minister of Health to host personal healthcare data
Orange is the first telecommunications operator in France to be accredited by the Minister of Health to host personal healthcare data.
2011 - Digital Green Growth Award
Orange receives the 2011 Digital Green Growth Award for its virtual medical imaging platform.
2012 - Orange Healthcare is tweeting
Since 2012, Orange Healthcare is tweeting and shares news about eHealth in France and at an international level.
2013 - Orange Healthcareis the top 3 operator involved in healthcare
Informa’s Enterprise Verticals Activity Monitor (EVAM) ranks Orange Healthcare 3rd behind BT and Verizon.
2013 - Orange’s strong healthcare and M2M expertise recognized
Orange Healthcare has been awarded the 2013 Frost & Sullivan Customer Value Leadership Award for M2M in Health, Europe.
2014 - Launch of the Healthcare Data Institute
The first international think tank dedicated to Big Data in the health sector, launched in partnership with Orange Healthcare.
2016 - Creation of subsidiary Orange Healthcare
Orange announced the creation of a dedicated subsidiary to strengthen its value proposals to healthcare customers : Orange Healthcare.