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Second Anniversary of the TITTAN European Project

By |2018-04-26T11:45:59+01:0020 April 2018|

The TITTAN Project has celebrated its second year looking for the improvement of the quality of health systems through innovative products and services in the field of active and healthy ageing with the exchange and implementation of good practices among different European regions. The four-and-a-half-year project TITTAN (Network for Technology, Innovation and Translation in Ageing) [...]

Bilbao hosted the ACT@Scale 5th general meeting

By |2018-03-22T16:56:59+01:0022 March 2018|

On 13th and 14th March, Bilbao has been the venue selected to host the new follow-up meeting for this European project. The European project ACT@Scale aims to scale-up good practices in Integrated Care and Telemonitoring. With this in mind, the Consortium, made up of 13 European partners, is implementing a collaborative methodology to detect and [...]

The Basque Country takes part in the 4-star European Reference Sites Meeting and the 6th EU EIP on AHA Partners’ Conference

By |2018-03-06T16:08:22+01:006 March 2018|

From 27th February to 1st March, Brussels became the meeting point for European regions and market leaders, to review the Action Plans of the Action Groups and the Reference Site Collaboration Network (RSCN). The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing, (EIP on AHA), led by the European Commission, aims to improve European competition [...]

The ADVANTAGE Joint Action has published a state-of-the-art report on frailty prevention in Europe.

By |2018-03-01T17:10:36+01:001 March 2018|

This report aims to highlight frailty as one of the public health priorities and provide information on how healthcare systems should plan prevention and frailty management. Demographic ageing is one of the major priorities and challenges faced by the European Union (EU) and its Member States (MS). Elderly people are at a higher risk of [...]

Kronikgune organised a workshop to define CHRODIS-PLUS Joint Action implementation strategy

By |2018-03-01T17:02:00+01:001 March 2018|

From 13th to 14th February, Treviso (Italy) was the host selected for this workshop. The CHRODIS-PLUS Joint Action was launched in September 2017 to address the burden caused by chronic diseases, as well as ensuring sustainability and response from European healthcare systems. To this end, a total of 42 beneficiaries from 20 European countries are [...]

ACT@Scale publishes catalogue with experience of regions participating in Good Practices scale-up

By |2018-02-19T16:50:03+01:0019 February 2018|

Kronikgune and Osakidetza, the Basque Health Service, have offered their experience in the use of this methodology in the Basque Country.   The collaborative methodology, based on continual improvement cycles (PDSA- Plan, Do, Study, Act), is an increasingly popular procedure in healthcare systems. This method guides multidisciplinary teams in the detection of areas of improvement of [...]

Kronikgune takes part in the fifth TITTAN workshop

By |2018-02-14T09:44:32+01:0014 February 2018|

From 5 to 7 February 2018, the participating regions gathered in Dresden, Germany, for the fifth workshop and another visit.     The seven partners of TITTAN, Network for Technology, Innovation and Translation in Ageing consortium, attended the fifth workshop, which was aimed at exchanging new knowledge and Good Practices. The workshop was part of Subject Area [...]

Osakidetza receives a Go Health Award 2018 for Carewell project

By |2018-01-23T16:44:53+01:0023 January 2018|

The integrated care model for multimorbid patients was designed as part of the Carewell project, led in Europe by the Research Centre on Chronicity Kronikgune. The Go Health Awards were held for the first time on 18 January 2018, promoted by ICON Group, San Pablo CEU University and PMFarma. The event took place at San [...]

The UPRIGHT consortium meets in Bilbao to hold the project kick-off meeting

By |2018-01-19T14:59:10+01:0018 January 2018|

Kronikgune is the European project coordinator and leads a consortium made up of seven European partners.   The kick-off meeting of the new European project, UPRIGHT, will be held in Bilbao on 16th and 17th January 2018. Funded by the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme, the study will last for 48 months. UPRIGHT, “Universal Preventive [...]

Dutch and Polish partners of the European TITTAN project visited the Basque Country

By |2018-01-11T12:06:33+01:0011 January 2018|

On 14th and 15Th December, the Basque Country received the visit of representatives from Almere (The Netherlands) and Lower Silesia (Poland) regions, to gain in-depth knowledge of the Good Practices carried out in the Basque Country. This visit was organised under the Interreg Europe, Translation, Innovation & Technology Transfer in Ageing Network (TITTAN) project. The [...]