The Platform for Innovation in Medical and Health Technologies (ITEMAS) is a support structure for healthcare innovation promoted by the Carlos III Health Institute (ISCIII). Its objective is to facilitate that the innovative ideas of health professionals come to generate value for the system, through favoring the transfer of technology, the culture of innovation and communication with the rest of society.

ITEMAS 'main tool is the creation of Innovation Support Units (UAI) in hospitals. Through them, the necessary means and help are provided so that health professionals can turn their ideas and discoveries into realities for patients.