Health systems are transforming towards more integrated and person-centered care through empowerment and shared decision making. Health systems have begun to implement the new perspective of value-based care. The evaluation of healthcare services should not be based on the measurement of the services provided, but on the outcomes they achieve, where it is taken into [...]
Kronikgune collaborates in the FRAGICARE project, aimed at the management of functional frailty in people over 70 years of age.
The application to be deployed will enable the social and health systems to carry out daily monitoring of patients through the observation of the evolution of their parameters and will also facilitate adherence to treatment through personalized online exercises. The group of Basque companies formed by Init Group, Aurrerantz (SSI Group), STT Systems, Athlon and [...]
The conference organised by the Spanish Health Economics Association (AES) has been held since January and will end next June. Under the slogan "Reconciling immediacy and the future in health, social policies and economics", the XL Health Economics Conference is a monthly meeting point for researchers, managers, professionals and, above all, health economists at national [...]
The program has been developed within the framework of the European project UPRIGHT, whose main objective is to increase the resilience of adolescents. UPRIGHT "Universal Preventive Resilience Intervention Globally implemented in schools to improve and promote mental Health for Teenagers" is a European project funded by the Horizon 2020 program of the European Commission. The [...]
The event will take place next May 18 in two formats, face-to-face in Amerongen (The Netherlands) and virtual, for those who cannot travel due to the measures imposed by COVID-19. The prestigious international organization Value Based Healthcare Center Europe (VBHCE) is organizing this new edition of the "Value-Based Dragons' Grant & Endorsement 2021" awards. These [...]
Kronikgune together with GETECCU, IQVIA and Vifor Pharma coordinate the EIIMPROVE project in 12 Spanish hospitals.
The EIIMPROVE project, aimed at patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease, will make it possible to implement measurement systems, to organize healthcare practice around clinical processes or conditions, and to calculate the costs per patient during their care. It is estimated that in Spain between 84,000 and 120,000 people are affected by Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), [...]
UPRIGHT organises two scientific workshops on the assistance provided to schools in the exceptional situation experienced by COVID-19.
The workshops, conducted in an online format, were attended by more than 100 participants from seven European countries. COVID-19 has resulted in school closures, quarantines and general social distancing measures to cope with the situation. It has also highlighted the importance of learning resilience-based skills. In this sense, schools in general have shown the interest [...]
The manifesto aims to maximize the accessibility of research results in the fight against COVID-19. Kronikgune Institute for Health Services Research has signed up to the manifesto for research into COVID-19 promoted by the European Union. The text is aimed at entities receiving European funds that wish to join voluntarily. The European Union stresses the [...]
The Basque Country and Scotland share their experiences of scaling up video consultation in health and care services during the COVID-19 pandemic
In 2019, the Basque Country and Scotland regions were awarded Reference Sites with four stars and also a special “Recognition of Excellence” by the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA). This partnership has contributed to transfer knowledge on digital solutions for Active and Healthy Ageing between both regions since 2012. [...]
Kronikgune together with Osakidetza will participate in the annual event on digital health and healthcare in Scotland, DigiFest2020.
DigiFest2020 will be held from 1-11 December in an online format. Scotland's largest annual digital health and care event aims to be a space for reflection and learning about digital solutions that deliver better patient care. This year's focus will be on analyzing and learning about digital solutions being implemented in Scotland, UK and internationally [...]