People and the City Environment; the primary objective of the project is the introduction of a higher standard of the care of seniors and medically handicapped people (chronically ill citizens), using new, more modern technologies of assisted care and telemedicine, which will improve the safety perception of their users during their everyday life at home and outside. Due to the new possibilities, these people in the old age as well as people with medical limitations can maintain full-fledged lives without fear and in their own house environment.
A parallel objective of the proposed project is to link the social and medical care in the capital of Prague. These services are, so far, provided under two separate entities, Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs (social/emrgency care) and the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic (health care). The linkage would establish a unique inter-department cooperation. Establishment of such a cooperation by the Capital of Prague would set a cooperation that has never been achieved in the Czech Republic so far.
The service is primarily designed for:
From the perspective of the emergency care, the target group will be primarily addressed by:
The assistance system does not focus exclusively on the end users, i.e. seniors and medically handicapped people, but also on their family members who take care of their parents, relatives or possibly also acquaintances.
ICT Operátor, a.s. – project manager
Department of Health Care, Social Care and Prevention
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs
Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education
Czech Medical Society JEP
Czech Medical Chamber
Czech National Forum for eHealth, z.s.
Operátor ICT, a.s.