The Basque Country and Scotland share their experiences of scaling up video consultation in health and care services during the COVID-19 pandemic

By |2020-12-16T15:45:12+01:0016 December 2020|

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.

By |2020-11-27T11:31:52+01:0027 November 2020|

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 [...]

Kronikgune, Biocruces Bizkaia and Osakidetza organised the workshop “Co-creating futures for better ageing at home” within the framework of the GATEKEEPER project.

By |2021-02-03T15:43:02+01:001 November 2020|

The online workshop was held on 8th of October and was attended by more than 30 people from the Basque Health ecosystem. Active and healthy ageing is the process of developing and maintaining a level of functional capacity that makes it possible to achieve well-being in old age. Functional capacity is understood as the set [...]

Kronikgune presents the ADLIFE and C3-Cloud projects at the online congress “Digital Health: in times of Covid”.

By |2021-03-17T13:13:28+01:0025 September 2020|

From 7 to 11 September, the new edition of the congress was held in two modalities, online and in person, in the room set up in the Miramar Palace in Donostia - San Sebastián with limited seating capacity. The new edition of the congress "Digital Health: in times of Covid" organized by the UPV/EHU and [...]

Gatekeeper project holds its first technical workshop with its consortium members

By |2020-04-02T16:34:21+01:0030 March 2020|

The meeting was held in person from 26 to 28 February at Milton Keynes, Great Britain, and online for those members who could not attend due to travel issues generated by COVID19. The workshop was structured in different parallel sessions where they addressed issues and themes related to the development of the platform, design of [...]

Kronikgune starts cooperation in a new European project: Gatekeeper

By |2020-01-16T12:56:16+01:008 November 2019|

The start-up meeting took place in Madrid from 23 to 25 October. The Gatekeeper consortium includes 43 partners from 13 Member States, featuring technological companies, research institutes or universities, healthcare suppliers and European and international networks focusing on technological innovation. Kronikgune, Osakidetza and Biocruces Bizkaia will represent the Basque Country. Funded by the Horizon 2020 [...]

Kronikgune participates in the 37th Congress of the SECA-Spanish Care Quality Society

By |2020-01-16T13:06:26+01:004 November 2019|

From 23 to 25 October, the Kursaal Congress Centre in Donostia-San Sebastián was the venue of the National Congress held by AKEB, the Basque Association for Care Quality. The motto for this edition was “Generating value in healthcare. Challenges and commitments”, which sought to share the work values in care quality, improvement processes and security [...]

The SCIROCCO Exchange project holds its first general meeting

By |2020-01-16T13:20:51+01:0031 October 2019|

The meeting was held on 23 and 24 October in Kôsice, Slovakia. SCIROCCO Exchange aims to support health and social care authorities to adopt and scale-up integrated care within their healthcare systems. Fourteen partners from nine European regions are the members of this consortium (Germany, Flanders, Basque Country, Slovakia, Slovenia, Vilna, Poland and Puglia), which [...]

The UPRIGHT project participates in the dissemination event of the BOOST European project

By |2020-01-16T14:05:06+01:0029 October 2019|

The event took place on 24 October at the facilities of EUREGHA - European Regional and Local Health Authorities in Brussels. The goal of this session was to debate how to contribute to the “Welfare economy” by developing the social and emotional abilities of European children and teenagers, through the support of the schools and [...]

Kronikgune attends the third ADVANTAGE JA Spanish partner meeting with Spanish stakeholders

By |2020-01-16T14:18:05+01:0015 October 2019|

The meeting took place on 1 October at Fundación Cajasol in Seville. ADVANTAGE JA (Joint Action) aims to prevent frailty. 34 institutions are taking part in this project which is coordinated by Spain, specifically by Getafe University Hospital run by Madrid's Public Health Service. A common European framework has been established in the project in [...]