This partnership will help to transfer knowledge of Good Practices for Active and Healthy Ageing. The Basque Country was once again named a “Reference Site” in Europe in 2016 by the European Commission, thanks to the implementation in the region of an integrated and innovative focus on active and healthy ageing. As a benchmark region, [...]
Four European regions visit the Basque Country to learn about the INNOSASUN programme thanks to the TITTAN project
On 22 and 23 of February the Basque Country welcomed representatives from the regions of Saxony (Germany), Lombardy (Italy), Galicia and Scotland to learn about the INNOSASUN programme developed by BIOEF. The attendees were able to learn about the project first hand and see the success stories achieved thanks to it. During the session, the [...]
The collection and publication of these standards seeks to create a document that includes the recommendations for the improvement and standardisation of publications for reporting implementation studies (“StaRI”). It is an initiative intended for helping researchers develop clear and precise reports of the studies that have been executed and implemented. A systematic review and e-Delphi [...]
On the 8th of February, the Closing Conference for the MasterMind European project was held at La Pedrera, Barcelona. The MasterMind European Project began in 2014 with the purpose of developing and implementing an on-line Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for depressed patients. This international initiative has been implemented in 15 European regions and has [...]
On the 28th of February, the closing conference for the Carewell European project was held at CosmoCaixa Barcelona. An event shared with the European project BeyondSilos, which is also ending. The conference was attended by over a hundred attendees; members of the consortium, professionals and directors of the regions that participated in the project, [...]
Scotland and the Basque Country collaborate to transfer knowledge regarding Innovative Good Practices.
In December 2016 the European Commission awarded the Basque Country four stars as a “Reference Site”. This status is granted to Regions, Cities, Hospitals, Organisations or Health Services that implement a comprehensive and innovative approach to active and healthy ageing. Thus, the regions granted “Reference Site” status, commit to actively participate in the deployment and [...]
Kronikgune and Osakidetza have made an information video about the Carewell project to tell the general public about the work carried out in the Basque Country. The result of the Carewell project in the EC's annual review was excellent. In fact, one of the things that the EC recommended was to let the general public [...]
The meeting that gathered data managers and methodologists working on the European Mastermind project took place in Bilbao on 6, 7 and 8 September. The leaders of all the pilot regions met to analyse the information collected up until now and move forward in the decision-making process for the final results report for the European [...]
Many countries all over the world are interested in the ASSEHS White Paper – it has been downloaded hundreds of times in more than 28 countries in the first few weeks after being published. The knowledge that the European project ASSEHS has generated has been disseminated worldwide. Activation of Stratification Strategies and Results of the [...]
The regions participating in the MasterMind project implement online cognitive-behavioural therapy programmes.
The purpose of the European project MasterMind is to deploy an online cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) programme to combat depression within an integrated intervention. Before starting the intervention, all the regions analysed the existing online programmes to ascertain how they should be adapted from a clinical, technical and economic perspective or if a new programme was [...]