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EPES (Public Company for Health Emergencies of Andalucia)

EPES is the Public Company for Health Emergencies of Andalucia. It belongs to the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare of the regional government of Andalucia (87.597 square kilometres and 8.4m inhabitants) EPES’s mission is to contribute to a better healthcare quality services by delivering integral emergency assistance and pre-hospital emergency medical care in a [...]

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What can social media bring for projects like CASA?

Join CASA via Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube The CASA project is about exchange of knowledge and experience. It’s about communication and community building. CASA has the ambition to be a learning community. A network of experts, stakeholders and policy makers involved in the process of innovation to upscale smart solutions for independent living. In the [...]

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Monitoring telehealth in Kent

Study visit to Kent County December 2012 In the framework of the CASA project, on 11 and 12 December 2012, CASA project partners participated to the study visit in Kent, UK, which was focused on monitoring, Safety and Self-Management. The visit consisted in showcasing a number of locations where health services, clinical software and robotic [...]

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Kent County study visit and workshop monitoring, safety and self-management December 11-12th

Study visit 11th December: Monitoring, safety and self-­management Workshop Canterbury, 12th December 2012 About 70-80 particicipants from 13 European regions participate to this 3rd study visit of the CASA project William Harvey Hospital, Ashford East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest hospital trusts in England, with five hospitals serving a [...]

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Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare Conference 2012 Edinburgh November 1st

Many CASA partner regions contributed and participated to this annual conference in Edinburgh, Scotland with the title: Home and Away. In the plenary part Prof. George Crooks, the director of the Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare shared the floor among others with Paul Timmers from DG CONNECT from the European Commission and the EIP [...]

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Study visit in Noord-Brabant about smart ICT solutions for social interaction

The Province of Noord-Brabant organised the 1st CASA study visit at September 27-28th in which participants visited half a dozen of sites in the Province of Noord-Brabant. The focus was on the use of smart ICT tools and services that enable senior citizens and the chronically ill to interact. Innovative solutions that make it possible [...]

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AAL Forum 2012

CASA and CORAL organised a joint seminar about regional policy for Active and Healthy Ageing and Ambient Assisted Living as an integrated part of the official programme of the AAL Forum 2012 in Eindhoven in Noord-Brabant. CASA and CORAL also presented themselves at a pavilion during this three-day-conference at which 1300 experts and policy makers [...]

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