About

Health Action Tank

Health Action Tank (HACT) is an independent research organization focused on digital transformation in preventive healthcare. We provide actionable insights that help scale tech solutions for noncommunicable diseases.

Current Projects

Health Action Tank is involved in a variety of global and local initiatives that support digital transformation of healthcare and smart cities for communities’ wellbeing.

The ITU/WHO Focus Group on artificial intelligence for health (FG-AI4H) works in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO) to establish a standardized assessment framework for the evaluation of AI-based methods for health, diagnosis, triage or treatment decisions.

A joint program working with CEE-located companies to turn their climate goals into action.

Advising the city council on social impact of digital transformation, with a special focus on free data access.

Past Projects

Since 2016 we’ve run a variety of high profile digital health projects.

We’ve run a number of research projects on Patient Experience with automated health assistants in long-term preventive initiatives for obesity and diabetes.

We’ve prepared The Nonprofit’s Guide to Managing Health Data for Stanford University’s Market for Good (currently Digitial Impact).

We’ve participated in a number of HIMSS (Healthcare Information Management Systems Society) projects regarding interoperability, e.g. The Health Story. Our focus was Patient Experience and non-technical users UX research.

We participated in preparation of the first edition of the biggest industry publication on ethical data management so far.

We were among the founding members engaged in the initiative coordinated by European Connected Health Alliance.

The Founder

Agata Piekut is World Health Organization’s Expert on Digital Health.

She specializes in international market development for tech/digital ventures and sociolinguistic design.

She’s an author of two business books.

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