Smart solutions in Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia

Study visit Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia December 12 -13th The study visit in the Veneto Region is organised by the Local Health Authority of Verona and Local Health Agency Bassa Friulana, representing Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia Regions. The main theme is Chronic Diseases Management with a particular focus on integration of health and [...]

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European Telemedicine Conference Edinburgh – Oct 29th – 30th

The inaugural European Telemedicine Conference takes place this year on Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th October 2013 in Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh. HiMSS, the Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare and the Joint Improvement Team are joining forces with other European partners to host this first European Telemedicine Conference and an Innovation Showcase event. The [...]

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Regional politicians about innovation in Active and Healthy Ageing at AAL Forum

This is the video message of European Commissioner Neelie Kroes from the Digital Agenda as her call for commitment in the talkshow about regional policy on Active and Healthy Ageing Tuesday 24th of September in Norrkoping, Sweden as part of the AAL Forum. The annual AAL Forum 2013 (Ambient Assisted Living Forum) takes place in [...]

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Hospital + Innovation Congress – where do you fit on the map of global healthcare?

The Region of Southern Denmark, together with exciting public and private partners from around the world, invites you to the Hospital + Innovation Congress, September 30 – October 1, 2013 in Odense, Denmark. The Hospital + Innovation Congress brings together public and private partners and provides an exciting and creative environment for them to work [...]

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Interreg IVC study visit to Flanders on mobility and livability – Oct 10 – 11

On the 10th and 11th October 2013 (Gent), Flanders will organize the 7th study visit of the INTERREG IVC project CASA on the topic of mobility and livability – integrated regional policy, business and knowledge development. During these days project partners will gain insights in the way care is organized in Flanders and will receive [...]

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The Interreg IVC projects INNOVAge – CASA – DAA at the OPEN DAYS 2013

The Interreg IVC projects INNOVAge – CASA – DAA will be present at the OPEN DAYS 2013 with a dedicated workshop on the innovative policies and solutions for active ageing. The OPEN DAYS – European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create [...]

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Kent Innovation Pioneer Network

Kent is setting up a network of partners to consider the successes, challenges and solutions to ensure that the NHS and Social Care is sustainable for the citizens of Kent. The aim of the network is to focus on the integration of Health and Social Care both at a commissioning level and a co-ordinated service [...]

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Flanders’ care initiatives towards an economically innovative and socially caring society

The strengths of Flanders are the strong networking incentives from the government. An example is het efforts of the government through program Flanders’ care, which is a project of ‘Flanders in Action’, ViA, the ambitious future project of Flanders. By 2020, Flanders wants to excel as an economically innovative, sustainable and socially caring society that [...]

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How the Friuli Venezia Giulia Region is dealing with an ageing population

Friuli Venezia Giulia Region (FVG) is facing an ageing population and the growth of the number of dependent persons. To deal with that, FVG has been promoting a regional system of innovation in the health and social inclusion sectors for several years, supporting regional experimentations through different funding tools and initiatives. The regional strategy focuses [...]

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Rolling out telemedicine and assisted living solutions in the Region of Southern Denmark

The Region of Southern Denmark (RSD) has a vision of Health for all, where all citizens should have equal access to healthcare and be supported to live longer, healthier, and more independent. Consequently, the Region has a great focus on the roll-out and implementation of health technology, telemedicine, and assisted living solutions and services. Most [...]

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