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The first edition of the programme “Bidasoatik Mundura, Sasio Erronka”, in Bidasoa region, has concluded.

2016-07-20T08:44:24+00:004 August 2016|Kronikgune News|

The programme began in September 2015 in 10 school centres of Irún and Hondarribia, and ended last June 2016 with a large celebration in Ficoba, Irún. The child/youth population does less and less exercise and the nutritional pattern is changing. There is an increase in the prevalence of excess weight and obesity. Schools are a [...]

Professionals of Osakidetza (Basque Health Service) receive training on the basic concepts of risk stratification.

2016-07-20T08:28:29+00:0026 July 2016|Kronikgune News|

This training was developed within the European project ASSEHS in response to one of the areas of improvement detected in the Basque Country. Its purpose is to improve the knowledge of the professionals of Osakidetza on risk stratification and its use in healthcare. ASSEHS is a European project whose aim is to activate stratification tools [...]

Don’t miss your chance to register for the summer course “Responsible conduct and efficiency in clinical research” from the UPV/EHU.

2016-07-20T07:59:26+00:0020 July 2016|Kronikgune News|

Organised as one of the summer courses from the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), it will be held on 1st and 2nd September 2016 at the Miramar Palace in Donostia-San Sebastián. The training is addressed especially to professionals involved in research activity, and the basic rules of the research process and efficiency in research [...]

Kronikgune is participating in TITTAN as skateholder, a European project to foster innovation in the Health Sector

2016-06-30T09:04:08+00:0030 June 2016|Kronikgune News|

The objective is to establish a network for exchanging experiences with 7 European regions. The plan has a budget of nearly 1,7 million euro of European funds. The scope of the project includes two different phases: the first one to design an action plan and the second one to implement this action plan. Kronikgune participates [...]

The registration period for the latest REDISSEC course is open: Expert in Health Services and Chronic Disease Research

2016-06-20T14:52:40+00:0020 June 2016|Kronikgune News|

The Health Services in Chronic Disease Research Network (REDISSEC) along with Alcalá University has organised a course entitled "Expert in Health Services and Chronic Disease Research”. It is a research programme in health services and chronic research that will help participants obtain essential knowledge, capabilities and skills for the development of research activity in this [...]

Kronikgune was present at the 16th International Conference on Integrated Care in Barcelona

2016-06-27T11:47:54+00:0015 June 2016|Kronikgune News|

From 23rd to 25th May 2016, Barcelona hosted the 16th Integrated Conference on Integrated Care, where European projects in which Kronikgune takes part had an outstanding presence.  This annual event aimed at healthcare and socio-healthcare professionals in the public and private sectors was organised by PIAISS of the Generalitat de Catalunya, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (HCB), Forum [...]

The European Carewell project has received two new awards

2016-06-27T11:50:21+00:0015 June 2016|Kronikgune News|

The 6th Q-epea Congress was acknowledged as the Best Good Practice of the year and received the Professor Barea Award also granted to the project by the Signo Foundation. Carewell, co-ordinated by Kronikgune at European level with the active participation of the Basque Health Service Osakidetza, received two new awards to be added to those granted [...]

Kronikgune will head the SmartCare Committed Regions Board

2016-05-19T17:29:58+00:0019 May 2016|Kronikgune News|

On 21st April, the SmartCare project third-year review took place in Brussels, where Kronikgune presented all the activities carried out over the previous year by the 13 Committed Regions of this Board.   The aim of SmartCare is to define and drive the integration of health and socio-healthcare services to improve quality of life for chronic [...]

New European projects join the list of projects implemented by Kronikgune

2016-05-16T10:39:52+00:0016 May 2016|Kronikgune News|

2016 started with strength at Kronikgune as ACT@Scale, Scirocco and C3-Cloud projects have joined the list of six European projects currently under development at the Centre, in co-operation with Osakidetza. In 2015, Kronikgune submitted new research project proposals for the calls for Horizon 2020, CHAFEA, Interreg, Joint Action schemes among others. A total of 13 [...]

Kronikgune starts with a new European project: ACT@Scale

2016-05-16T09:59:01+00:0016 May 2016|Kronikgune News|

On 14 and 15 March the Kick-off Meeting for the project in which Osakidetza and Kronikgune are participating took place in Luxembourg. ACT@Scale, Advanced Care Coordination (CC) & Telehealth (TH) Deployment at Scale, is a European project that aims to implement, develop and consolidate best practices in integrated care and telemonitoring. The project intends to [...]