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The call for papers is open for the 20th International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC).

2019-09-27T12:58:24+00:0027 September 2019|Kronikgune News|

The conference will take place in Amadria Park Convention Centre, Šibenik, Croatia from 27-29 April 2020. The International Foundation of Integrated Care (IFIC) in partnership with the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Croatia, the City of Zagreb, Health Center Zagreb - Centar, Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, University of Zagreb, Libertas International [...]

The C3-Cloud and Scirocco Exchange projects were presented at the congress “Digital Health: Challenges for progress”

2019-10-11T12:58:27+00:0024 September 2019|Kronikgune News|

Palacio Miramar in Donostia - San Sebastián hosted the last edition of the congress on 12 and 13 September 2019. The “Digital Health: Challenges for progress” congress organised by Osakidetza and the UPV/EHU Summer Courses included the participation of the Health Minister, Nekane Murga, who gave the inaugural speech. The central themes of the congress [...]

Agnes Nakakawa, Lecturer in Information Systems in Makerere University, Uganda, has researched assessment of integrated care in Kronikgune

2019-09-05T10:57:02+00:005 September 2019|Kronikgune News|

The stay of the Ugandan researcher in Kronikgune has been supported thanks to the collaboration of the Provincial Council of Bizkaia and the Women for Africa Foundation, through their programmes “Bizkaia Koopera” and "Ellas Investigan”. SAICO, Scorecard for Continuous Assessment and Improvement of Programmes on Integrated Care for multimorbid patients, is a project carried out [...]

UPRIGHT consortium meets at its third plenary assembly

2019-10-02T10:13:04+00:004 July 2019|Kronikgune News|

The meeting allowed us to analyse the tasks developed until now and establish a detailed plan for the actions to be carried out over the next months. Trondheim (Norway), where the NTNU -one of the seven members of the Consortium- headquarters are located, was chosen to hold the third general assembly for the UPRIGHT European [...]

A Basque Country delegation visits Scotland as part of the Interreg Europe Project TITTAN

2019-09-09T16:18:24+00:0026 June 2019|Kronikgune News|

Osakidetza and Kronikgune along with BIOEF visited the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow on 29 and 30 April.  This visit forms part of the activities in the 2019-2020 action plan for the Interreg Europe Project, TITTAN (Translation, Innovation & Technology Transfer in Ageing Network). TITTAN seeks to improve the quality of healthcare systems by developing [...]

Kronikgune starts cooperation in a new European project: Young50

2019-10-02T09:58:02+00:0018 June 2019|Kronikgune News|

The kick-off meeting for the Young50 project was held on 6 and 7 June.  Cardiovascular diseases are one of the main causes of mortality in the European Union, causing over 1.8 million deaths per year, as well as a significant loss of potential life expectancy. Scientific evidence has highlighted the need for preventative interventions to [...]

Osakidetza and Kronikgune present value-based care breakthroughs at the ICHOM 2019 conference

2019-10-11T13:43:29+00:0031 May 2019|Kronikgune News|

On 2 and 3 May 2019, the city of Rotterdam welcomed this event. ICHOM is a non-profit organisation seeking to catalyse the global movement to transform patient care into value-based healthcare. This transformation is promoted in several ways: encouraging informed decision making, improving care quality and reducing costs. To date, the organisation has worked with [...]

CHRODIS-PLUS joint action holds its general assembly

2019-10-02T09:48:44+00:0023 May 2019|Kronikgune News|

The city of Budapest hosted the general assembly on the 14th and 15th of May.  The CHRODIS-PLUS Joint Action, which has been operating for 20 months, seeks to address the burden caused by chronic diseases, as well as ensuring sustainability and response from European healthcare systems. 42 beneficiaries from 20 European countries, including Norway, [...]

ACT@Scale publishes project results in a handbook

2019-10-02T09:27:18+00:006 May 2019|Kronikgune News|

You may access it for free on the project’s official website. The Handbook gathers the experiences and results of the three-year study. It intends to spread knowledge and share the experiences of the regions participating in the study of good practices in integrated care and telemonitoring. These Good Practices are aimed at patients suffering from [...]

Kronikgune attends the X IX International Conference on Integrated Care, ICIC, in Donostia-San Sebastian

2019-09-20T10:52:56+00:0024 April 2019|Kronikgune News|

The international annual conference on Integrated Care was held from 1 to 3 April. The congress was organized by Osakidetza, BIOEF, the Health Department of the Basque Government, the Donostia-San Sebastian City Council and the Gipuzkoa Provincial Council, along with the International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC), under the title “A shared culture for change: [...]