Innovation in a long term care model for the elderly people in Danube region

  • Project idea information


    Innovative and socially responsible Danube region - Increase competences for business and social innovation

    Project Idea Promoter
    (name of the institution)

    University Medical Centre

    Needs and challenges
    (Needs, main problems or challenges to be addressed)

    As a consequence of demographic change, elderly people are a growing societal challenge in the Danube region. The quality of elderly people in a long term care facilities in the Danube region lags behind European standards in terms of available capacities, lack of healthcare professionals. Elderly people also in this region do not have a proper transport to medical examinations.

    (main and specific objectives to be achieved)

    The main objective is to improve standard of elderly people in long term care facilities, contribution to the implemantation of national strategies for transport for elderly people to medical facilities.

    Main results and core outputs

    In a collaborative effort project creates an information and skill-building intervention for institution involved in the long-term care for elderly people, including health and social services, health organisations, governmental authorities and public administration.

    Main foreseen activities

    Promoting cross.border knowledge transfer, exchange of good practices in long term care.

    Innovative character of the project idea

    Project is innovative since it addresses the needs of elderly people, delivers coherent information and training for all relevant professional groups.

    Estimated Total Budget
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    Estimated duration
    (in months)


  • Partners involved at this stage

    ERDF Partners


    IPA Partners


    Associated Strategic Partners


  • Partners requested

    ERDF Partners


    IPA Partners


    Associated Strategic Partners


  • Contact Person


    Sandra Martič


    Ljubljanska ulica 5



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Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)