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TITTAN project will kick off the third thematic area – Raise citizen’s awareness to encourage healthy ageing

2017-09-18T11:52:42+00:0018 September 2017|Kronikgune News|

Different activities to exchange knowledge among the regions are expected to be organised in forthcoming months. In TITTAN, Network for Technology, Innovation and Translation in Ageing, a knowledge exchange network was set up between the seven regions participating in the project. Its aim is to improve quality and efficiency in healthcare systems regarding active and [...]

Scirocco consortium meets in Bari for second General Assembly.

2017-07-18T09:32:35+00:0018 July 2017|Kronikgune News|

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 hosts its first congress to present the project and discuss frailty

2017-07-11T09:29:37+00:0011 July 2017|Kronikgune News|

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”

2017-07-11T09:04:15+00:0011 July 2017|Kronikgune News|

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 [...]

C3-Cloud project holds second plenary assembly in Paris

2017-06-20T10:46:01+00:0020 June 2017|Kronikgune News|

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 [...]

The Basque Country welcomes a delegation from New Aquitaine, France, to learn about Good Practices in Risk Stratification.

2017-06-09T09:07:45+00:009 June 2017|Kronikgune News|

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.

2017-06-01T10:29:26+00:001 June 2017|Kronikgune News|

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

2017-05-24T12:35:09+00:0024 May 2017|Kronikgune News|

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

2017-05-24T12:05:26+00:0024 May 2017|Kronikgune News|

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 [...]