On 27 and 28 June, all the members of the European Scirocco project gathered in AReS Puglia, in the region of Bari, to hold the project’s second General Assembly. Scirocco, “SCaling IntegRated Care in COntext” aims to provide a validated and proven tool that facilitates the scaling and successful transfer of Good Practices in integrated [...]
ADVANTAGE joint initiative which kicked off at the beginning of 2017 is co-financed as part of the EU Public Health Programme 2014-2020 to prevent frailty. During the three years of the project, 22 European Member States, including Kronikgune and Osakidetza (Basque National Health Service) representing the Basque Country, will define a common framework to address [...]
The European projects ACT@Scale and Scirocco were presented at the European congress “Digital Health: Innovating to move forward”
On 15th and 16th June, Palacio Miramar in Donostia - San Sebastián hosted the latest European congress “Digital Health: Innovating to move forward” organised by Osakidetza and the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) Summer Courses. Healthcare and social care professionals, managers, researchers, technology firms, universities and patients discussed, learnt and generated knowledge and innovation [...]
At this meeting all the tasks carried out to date were followed up and short and medium-term actions were established. On 1 and 2 June, the members of the C3-Cloud consortium met in Paris. Critical aspects identified in the work packages were shared and possible solutions were explored at this meeting. C3-Cloud, A Federated Collaborative [...]
From 29-31 May the third workshop took place in the cities of Amsterdam and Almere. Presenting Good Practices during the meeting in Amsterdam. The TITTAN European project aims to exchange knowledge and good practices in relation to the development of policies that can promote the design and use of innovative technological solutions for [...]
The Basque Country welcomes a delegation from New Aquitaine, France, to learn about Good Practices in Risk Stratification.
This partnership is part of what the European Commission has called “twinning” between regions. The meeting where was presented the population stratification of the Basque Country. In 2016 the European Commission recognised The Basque Country as a Reference Site to implement a comprehensive and innovative focus in the development, adoption and implementation of [...]
Registration for the second “Expert in Health Services and Chronic Disease Research” course now open.
The Health Services in Chronic Disease Research Network (REDISSEC) along with Alcalá University has organised the second edition of the "Expert in Health Services and Chronic Disease Research” course. In order to provide solid and appropriate evidence regarding best policies, practices and organisational models, with a view to improving the results of health care for [...]
The Basque Country presents its experience on the transfer of knowledge between European regions at eHealth Week 2017
The capital city of Malta hosted the congress eHealth Week 2017 from 10 to 12 May, 2017. The main theme for this year was Data for Health: the key to personalized sustainable care. Under this topic, the congress sought to give relevance to the data that are located at the heart of the services and [...]
Kronikgune presents a new integrated care pathway for complex chronic patients that has been implemented in Osakidetza
On 24 April, Bilbao hosted the first session of Aging Bilbao. A meeting point for healthcare professionals, representatives of the social-healthcare sector and technological companies. The purpose was to show how technology and innovation are improving the quality of life of the elderly. Likewise, the session addressed home care, a field in which new technologies [...]
Osakidetza’s Integrated Care pathway for complex chronic patients awarded at the 17th International Conference on Integrated Care
Osakidetza was granted the renowned “Integrated Care Award” at the gala dinner held on 9 May in Dublin. From 8 to 10 May 2017, Dublin hosted the 17th International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC). The Basque Country had the opportunity to present the projects it was involved in together with Osakidetza, Kronikgune and Bioef. The [...]