Martijn

Collaboration between ConnectedCare and Dutch Postal Company PostNL

ConnectedCare, Dutch Postal Company PostNL and Movements Group have started a strategic collaboration. The three partners together initiated the community platform HLTP (“Het langer thuis platform“), which builds on the HalloZorg platform developed by ConnectedCare. The HLTP platform brings together communities of senior citizens, and facilitates information sharing and communication within the community. As a next step, the HLTP platform will provide access to on-demand services (e.g. laundry, meals on wheels, cleaning). For those clients in need of care, the platform provides integration with monitoring and security technology. The map below shows an overview of pilot projects with HLTP which…

Conference “A new generation of elderly (care)”

At the end of 2019, our team participated in the fifth edition of the annual conference “A new generation of elderly (care)” in Nieuwegein. The conference was visited by 1,350 visitors. In addition to more than 300 elderly people, also carers, (district) nurses, doctors, students, administrators, managers, researchers and policy advisers were present. It was an inspirational day with a diverse range of speakers, discussion tables and inspiration sessions. One of the speakers was our managing director Martijn Vastenburg, who presented three of our R&D innovation projects. At our stand we got the direct opportunity to get in contact with…

AAL Programme info day 2019 – Call experience exchange

Would you like to know more about how to apply for, participate in and carry out an AAL funded project? In the AAL panel discussion during Info Day 2019, João Quintas from Instituto Pedro Nunes, Marije Blok from Stichting Nationaal Ouderenfonds and the CEO of ConnectedCare Martijn Vastenburg shared their experiences and expertise of AAL Calls with the audience. Watch the video of the panel discussion below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzzahvWksfc&feature=emb_logo

Interview by TV Arnhem

Local TV station TV Arnhem came to visit the office of ConnectedCare to talk about the drive of Martijn Vastenburg with ConnectedCare and the involvement of the company in the AAL project MedGUIDE. Watch the video below, which also includes an interview with Els Dik, a pharmacist of IVM who is also involved in the MedGUIDE project. Read more about MedGUIDE on the MedGUIDE project website.

Trade mission to Germany

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima paid a working visit to the federal states Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland from 9 to 12 October 2018. Under the leadership of Minister for Foreign Trade Sigrid Kaag and Minister of Health Hugo de Jonge, a group of innovative Dutch companies took part in the trade mission. ConnectedCare was also present! The many working visits to hospitals, nursing homes and health insurers showed that the German health challenges are very similar to the Dutch situation. Both Germany and The Netherlands face an ageing population, a shortage of healthcare professionals, and tendency towards self-management. Whereas the Netherlands…

UnieKBO TeaHealthtour

Many seniors are curious about the possibilities of using a tablet. UnieKBO wants to help seniors to cross the threshold and get acquainted with the tablets. That is why KBO is moving into the country. Seniors learn about a tablet through short workshops. HalloZorg was present at the meetings in The Hague, Arnhem and Zwolle. The next meeting will take place in Roermond on the 19thof May and on June 9 in Utrecht. You can also get acquainted with HalloZorg in an interactive session and ask questions to our supervisors. More information can be found here.