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4th Conference on Good Practices in Integrated Care in the Basque Country

29 November 2017|Kronikgune News|

On 23rd November, the Europa Congress Palace in Vitoria-Gasteiz has hosted the fourth edition of this conference, which is gaining more and more importance among professionals from different fields. Good Practices (GP) are understood to be interventions or experiences that have proven to be effective and can be transferred within the healthcare system and in [...]

Kronikgune participated in the MAST assessment framework organised at eHealth Forum 2017 conference

16 November 2017|Kronikgune News|

From 19 to 24 October, the headquarters of “Technopolis City of Athens” in Athens, was the chosen location for the new edition of the eHealth Forum. The conference is an annual meeting point for health professionals, managers, researchers, management teams, social and healthcare representatives, and technological companies alike. This year’s mission was the search of [...]

Pre-Start European project partners meet at Leicester, England

14 November 2017|Kronikgune News|

At the meeting held on 18 October in Leicester, the coordinating region, the partners analysed the milestones achieved to date and defined the actions to be carried out before the project end in December 2017.  Within the Pre-Start project, “Prevention Strategies for Adolescents at Risk of Diabetes”, they have worked on a tool to identify young teens (12-14 [...]

ACT@Scale consortium held its third general meeting

26 October 2017|Kronikgune News|

The event which took place on 9th October was part of the Week of Health and INNovation (WHINN) held from 10th to 12th October 2017 in Odense (Denmark). The ACT@Scale project has been operational for 18 months. The overall goal is to scale-up good practices in Integrated Care and Telemonitoring. This intends to contribute to [...]

5th Conference of the Health Services in Chronic Disease Research Network (REDISSEC)

26 October 2017|Kronikgune News|

On 26th November 2017 the projects and results obtained to date by REDISSEC will be presented in the Ernest Lluch Room of the Institute of Health Carlos III, Madrid. This 5th conference intends to be a forum for sharing international insights involving Research on Healthcare Services and foster reflecting upon the possible future direction of [...]

The fourth TITTAN project workshop was held in Scotland

19 October 2017|Kronikgune News|

From 2nd to 6th October the cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow were the selected venues to welcome the participants of workshops and on site visits.    The European project, Network for Technology, Innovation and Translation in Ageing (TITTAN), funded by the Interreg Europe programme, has launched the third thematic area focused on “ raising citizen's awareness [...]

C3-Cloud consortium holds its third plenary assembly

17 October 2017|Kronikgune News|

At the event tasks undertaken in recent months were analysed and actions to be taken prior to the first project review before the European Commission were defined. Ghent (Belgium) was the venue selected to hold the third general meeting gathering the 12 partners of C3-Cloud project. From 27th to 29th September the milestones achieved to [...]

ADVANTAGE Joint Action meets the group of experts to analyse the state of the art on frailty

17 October 2017|Kronikgune News|

The first meeting with the Panel of Experts of ADVANTAGE Joint Action was held on 25th and 26th September. The meeting took place at the headquarters of the Menorca Summer School of Public Health, in Llatzeret de Maó (Balearic Islands). ADVANTAGE is a project jointly founded under the EU Public Healthcare Programme 2014-2020 which intends [...]

Basque Country will participate in the workshop “Meeting the challenge of ageing” during the European Week of Regions and Cities 2017

11 October 2017|Kronikgune News|

From 9th to 12th October, Brussels will hold the European Week of Regions and Cities 2017 (EWRC 2017), co-organised by the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy of the European Commission (DG REGIO) and the Committee of the Regions (CoR). This event will mark the 15th anniversary of the EWRC. The meeting will be focused [...]

Kronikgune starts its cooperation in a new European project: CHRODIS-PLUS

5 October 2017|Kronikgune News|

From 18th to 20th September, the city of Vilna in Lithuania was the host selected to kick-start the European Commission  CHRODIS-PLUS Joint Action. The prevalence of chronic diseases in Europe is on the increase. This translates into greater consumption of healthcare resources by patients suffering from them. Chronic diseases are estimated to cost the European [...]