Recap - Innovative solutions for chronic diseases
Ageing is a large socio-economic threat in North West Europe and a top priority issue at European level. The Recap (Regional Care Portals) project aims at boosting innovation and employment by strengthened cooperation at international level. Therefore the project has been developed with thirteen partners from the North West Europe region. The Recap project has been made possible by the INTERREG IVB NWE programme with 50% ERDF financing. It started in May 2010 and will end in March 2015.
In view of the scale and the urgency, Recap focuses specifically on patients with chronic heart failure problems, one of the main causes of death in Western Europe. By focusing on a specific target group, the quality of the solutions is improved, services can be more easily delivered to new patient groups and integration in the transnational portal is facilitated.
Telehealth is a complex market and the size of the market depends on what is included in the umbrella term. The overall category of remote patient monitoring has been used by market research companies and from our business consultations we believe this market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 12.2% in Europe and a more impressive 22.6% in North America over coming years.
Business model generation on heart failure innovations
A business model is a conceptual tool that contains a big set of elements and their relationships and allows expressing the business logic of a specific firm or organisation. It is a description of the value a company offers to one or several segments of customers and of the architecture of the firm and its network of partners for creating, marketing, and delivering this value and relationship …
Transnational Health Innovatioin Portal e-Ucare launched: access the health care knowledge base!
The e-Ucare portal offers you the opportunity to gain more in-depth knowledge on European projects, Living Labs and best-practices in the field of healthy ageing and independent living. Also, interesting news items and the latest health technologies and innovations can be found in the portal. Discover new collaboration opportunities or inspiring events to visit!
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