On October 18, 2018 E. Vargiu will present H2020 EU-funded projects response to integrated care challenges. at the ICT4Life final conference. Bruxelles (Belgium).
On 20 Sptember 2018 E. Vargiu presented self-management of chronic patients in CONNECARE: Preliminary results at the Santa Maria de Lleida Hospital.
The abstract “Postoperative recovery and complications in cancer patients – Home monitoring of the elderly” has been selected as one of the 3 abstracts that will presented orally during the Young SIOG Research session that will be held on Friday 16 Nov at 12:15 in the Breakout room (1st floor of the RAI Amsterdam). SIOG [...]
Enhancing the value of care to people: how innovations meet end-users’ needs in integrated care contexts
In 2015 the European Commission funded 5 projects under the H2020 call SC1-PHC25: Polycare; CONNECARE; ICT4LIFE; CaregiversPro-MMD; ProACT. The aim of the call was to develop innovative solutions to improve and advance home-based integrated care for people suffering from chronic conditions, including co-morbidities. The solutions developed by the 5 funded proposals address this call to advance [...]
Representative of the CONNECARE project participated to the 18th International Conference on Integrated Care in Utrecht, from 23rd to 25th of May, 2018. Rachelle Kayle from ASSUTA presented the poster titled "Integrating the patient journey with digital health for high risk surgical patients in Assuta Ashdod, Israel" and Eloisa Vargiu from Eurecat presented the oral poster "Patient's empowerment [...]
From 16th to 18th Janaury 2018 we held our project board meeting in Tel Aviv. This was kindly hosted by our partners in the Assuta Medical Center. On 17th January we were hosted at their fantastic new hospital the Assuta Ashdod Medical Center.
Currently in Europe one of the biggest challenges is adapting policies and strategies to meet the demands of demographic change, rising chronic disease prevalence and increasing health inequalities. Prevention is the best tool to have an active and healthy population and that it is the best strategy to fight health inequalities. The Innovation in Public [...]
The XPatient Barcelona Congress is a key event that impacts on the sectors involved in changing the patient care model, which has the patient as the key focus. The congress will present the conclusions drawn from the workshops and activities of the Community of practice XPatient Barcelona, the medical community will be invited to participate in the results, [...]
The ACM Recommender Systems conference (RecSys) is the premier international forum for the presentation of new research results, systems and techniques in the broad field of recommender systems. Recommendation is a particular form of information filtering, that exploits past behaviors and user similarities to generate a list of information items that is personally tailored to [...]
ICT4Life is developing tailored solutions for people affected by Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and other dementias to provide new services for integrated care employing user friendly ICT tools. By using ICT4Life both patients and caregivers might increase their quality of life and extend their autonomy at their own homes. Moreover, it connects patients, caregivers and professionals to [...]