This Integrated Project is coordinated by Siemens and financed by the European Commission within the thematic priority Information Society Technologies. Its main objective is the development of an integrated platform for health care in the paediatric sector. The long term goal is to enable free access of universal databanks in the biomedical field. Besides that, the Project focuses on individual prevention, screening, early diagnosis, care and follow-up of heart diseases in the paediatric age and on the creation of a Grid-enabled European Network of advanced clinical centres that will share and annotate biomedical metadata, validate the systems and disseminate the excellence at European level producing new technologies, clinical workflows and standards. Health-e-Child has been nominated project of the month by eHealthNews.eu.