Centre of expertise for care innovation

In the Centre of expertise for care innovation, VIVES is developing practical knowledge about the application of new technologies in care. In collaboration with companies and social profit, tailor-made solutions are developed and implemented.

The integrated care approach is gaining ground in the healthcare sector. It is important that the various care levels and disciplines work closely together, and that the patient/client and his environment take responsibility for the proper course and effectiveness of care. The material living environment is also important for the wellbeing of patients/clients. VIVES develops innovative concepts, methods and tools that can be used by all parties involved.

VIVES invests a great deal in quality training for health professionals and paramedics. Practical research underpins planned educational development that takes full account of evolving care needs, health care developments, changes in the student population and new educational insights...