Matthias Frohner's Profilbild Matthias Frohner

About me

Matthias Frohner's Profilbild

Matthias Frohner, PhD, MSc, is researcher and lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien. His main area of research lies in the field of standardized communication of medical device data and he is part of the core team of the research focus “Secure Services, eHealth & Mobility”.

In 2008 he started his work in the field of Personal Health Devices Communication by implementing standardized interfaces in order to seamlessly integrate those devices (e.g. blood pressure monitor, personal weight scales) into patient centric integrated care paths. Mr. Frohner contributed to different funded research projects, develops (mobile) software applications, was part of standardization efforts on national and international scale, and forwards gained knowledge in lectures for students and industry. He is a certified Software Tester and took part on interoperability test events hosted by IHE and Continua.

He is actively involved in the development of CDA Implementation Guidelines for ELGA and for the Austrian Ministry of Health and Women. Beside the interoperability issues addressed in the field of health IT, Matthias Frohner is investigating processes to enhance interoperability in the energy domain.

Communication Standards you might want to discuss with me

  • ISO/IEEE 11073-20601
  • HL7 CDA(R) R2
  • IHE Technical Frameworks
  • Personal Connected Health Alliance - Continua Design Guidelines
  • ELGA Implementation Guidelines
  • IEC 61850 and IEC 60870-5-104

University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien