The Centre for Cardiovascular Telemedicine was founded on 2. April 2008 at the Charité and performed at first the clinical trial"Öffnet externen Link im aktuellen FensterTelemedical Interventional Monitoring in Heart Failure" (TIM-HF, NCT00543881, DRKS00010239) of the project "Partnership for the Heart"(funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology).

The development of telemedical product innovations in cooperations with scientific and economic partners in Research projects and the evaluation of the system in clinical trials is the main area of the Centre.