What have the best brains of Europe come up with to improve health, wellbeing and ageing with the help of Information and Communication Technology (ICT)? This report offers an overview of the most current European funded projects in this field.
The research and innovation projects listed in this brochure have been divided in the following types:
- Managing your health and care projects: These projects help patients and healthcare professionals to manage a certain condition. Or they preventively help people to stay healthy. A special chapter is dedicated to projects working in and with development countries;
- Projects that innovate the health and care system and the way it works. This includes projects which are related to interoperability - meaning the ability of systems and organizations to work together ('inter-operate'). It also includes projects implemented through innovation procurement;
- ICT solutions supporting active and healthy ageing; this includes projects funded through the Active and Assisted Living Programme;
- Projects funded by the SME Instrument, accelerating market introduction of ICT solutions for Health, Well-being and Ageing Well.
At the end of this report you will find an overview of the programs under which these projects were funded.
For more detailed information on each project, please visit the project website mentioned in the brochure or visit the Cordis website. For a selection of finished projects with successful results, please visit this page.
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