Kronikgune organised a workshop to define CHRODIS-PLUS Joint Action implementation strategy

By |2018-03-01T17:02:00+01:001 March 2018|

From 13th to 14th February, Treviso (Italy) was the host selected for this workshop. The CHRODIS-PLUS Joint Action was launched in September 2017 to address the burden caused by chronic diseases, as well as ensuring sustainability and response from European healthcare systems. To this end, a total of 42 beneficiaries from 20 European countries are [...]

ACT@Scale publishes catalogue with experience of regions participating in Good Practices scale-up

By |2018-02-19T16:50:03+01:0019 February 2018|

Kronikgune and Osakidetza, the Basque Health Service, have offered their experience in the use of this methodology in the Basque Country.   The collaborative methodology, based on continual improvement cycles (PDSA- Plan, Do, Study, Act), is an increasingly popular procedure in healthcare systems. This method guides multidisciplinary teams in the detection of areas of improvement of [...]

Kronikgune takes part in the fifth TITTAN workshop

By |2018-02-14T09:44:32+01:0014 February 2018|

From 5 to 7 February 2018, the participating regions gathered in Dresden, Germany, for the fifth workshop and another visit.     The seven partners of TITTAN, Network for Technology, Innovation and Translation in Ageing consortium, attended the fifth workshop, which was aimed at exchanging new knowledge and Good Practices. The workshop was part of Subject Area [...]

Osakidetza receives a Go Health Award 2018 for Carewell project

By |2018-01-23T16:44:53+01:0023 January 2018|

The integrated care model for multimorbid patients was designed as part of the Carewell project, led in Europe by the Research Centre on Chronicity Kronikgune. The Go Health Awards were held for the first time on 18 January 2018, promoted by ICON Group, San Pablo CEU University and PMFarma. The event took place at San [...]

The UPRIGHT consortium meets in Bilbao to hold the project kick-off meeting

By |2018-01-19T14:59:10+01:0018 January 2018|

Kronikgune is the European project coordinator and leads a consortium made up of seven European partners.   The kick-off meeting of the new European project, UPRIGHT, will be held in Bilbao on 16th and 17th January 2018. Funded by the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme, the study will last for 48 months. UPRIGHT, “Universal Preventive [...]

Dutch and Polish partners of the European TITTAN project visited the Basque Country

By |2018-01-11T12:06:33+01:0011 January 2018|

On 14th and 15Th December, the Basque Country received the visit of representatives from Almere (The Netherlands) and Lower Silesia (Poland) regions, to gain in-depth knowledge of the Good Practices carried out in the Basque Country. This visit was organised under the Interreg Europe, Translation, Innovation & Technology Transfer in Ageing Network (TITTAN) project. The [...]

First C3-Cloud project review with the European Commission

By |2018-01-11T11:43:41+01:0011 January 2018|

The review assessed tasks performed during the first 18 months of the project, analysed any opportunities for improvement and defined specific actions to be carried out in forthcoming months. On 8th December, the partners of C3-Cloud Consortium travelled to Brussels to attend the first project review with the European Commission. The aims of the meeting [...]

The European project UPRIGHT was awarded to Kronikgune

By |2017-12-21T15:43:18+01:0021 December 2017|

In November the project Grant Agreement was signed with the European Commission. The new European project, "Universal Preventive Resilience Intervention Globally implemented in schools to improve and promote mental Health for Teenagers”, (UPRIGHT) will kick off on 1st January 2018 and will last for 48 months. This study aims to promote mental well-being while preventing [...]

The Scale AHA study has published its final report including results from the cooperation between regions

By |2017-12-21T15:17:45+01:0021 December 2017|

In 2017, a series of meetings have been held between the European Reference Regions with the aim of fostering the deployment of innovative solutions for active and healthy ageing. “Scale AHA” is an initiative of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA). It seeks to promote scaling-up, deployment and implementation [...]

The Basque Country participated in the “Addressing the challenge of ageing – Putting the Citizens at the Heart of Integrated Care in Europe” workshop held in Scotland

By |2017-12-21T14:40:15+01:0021 December 2017|

This workshop took place on 21st November in Glasgow in the context of the Scottish Digital Health and Care Week, the European Week of Regions and Cities, and the initiative Reflecting on Europe by the European Committee of the Regions. The event attracted public policy-makers, healthcare professionals, representatives of social care, housing and voluntary sectors, [...]