The main aim of the project has been metropolitan distress and health care system implementation (hereinafter referred to as “MDHCS”) which would have secured standard care services for seniors and people with health conditions (chronically ill citizens) with the help of o new, modern technologies which have increased sense of security to its users in everyday life at home or outside. By the project implementation, many unique findings and experiences have been gathered which possess territorial overlap and can be utilized during not only Prague but national strategic documents as well. Cooperation with health field was managed, which, as the project demonstrated, is crucial for operation and awareness expanding since it timely indicates the need for this service and owns to the magisterial character.
The project answered the increasing needs for long-term care for elderly people and proceeded from the following facts:
The main aim of the project was:
Innovative technologies’ benefit utilized in the project has been proven which demonstrably increase service standard and could provide valuable data for health area and thus help detect lifestyle changes of clients (reduced self-reliance people) that can be caused by failing state of health.
Beyond defined benefits, other frequent reasons for declination have been identified and recommendations and developing activities have been specified.
Pilot project evaluation
Project completion and gathered findings within the pilot run report is available HERE(CZ).
Team and project partners
Operator ICT, Plc. – project manager
Department of Health Service, Social Care and Prevention
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
Institute for Postgraduate Medical Education
Czech Medical Association of JEP
Czech Medical Chamber
Czech National Forum for eHealth v.s.
Military University Hospital
Teaching Hospital Královské Vinohrady
General practice physicians
Operátor ICT, a.s.