Remote support for healthy ageing

When: 16th of January, 2018, 09.00-17.00

Where: Regionhuset, Robertsviksgatan 7, Luleå

Join the RemoAge in exploring innovative health and care services for an informative and educational event in Luleå. Project teams from Norway, Scotland and Sweden will show you how they are using technology to improve access and quality of care, support healthy ageing in rural commu- nities and improve the sustainability of the health and care systems.

Keynote speaker:
 Donna Henderson, Head of International Engagement at NHS24 - Scotlands National telehealth and telecare organization.

”Scotland - delivering health and care fit for the 21st century”

The presentation will set out how Scotland is approaching the challenges of delivering health and care in the 21st century. It will challenge the status quo and argue that the only way to deliver sustainable health and care services is through cross-sectoral collaboration and a determination to innovate.

What you will learn during the event;

  • Innovative ways to support independent living in rural communities 

  • Successful ways of using distance spanning technology to improve access 
and quality of care 

  • How technology can improve collaboration and delivery of a more person centered care. 

  • The impact digital has for patients and families as well as professionals and care organizations. 


Registration is free for everyone who is interested (lunch and coffee included). Please register here or visit 

Can’t make it to Luleå on Jan 16th, please sign up to webinar here and we will send you a link so that you can follow the seminar remotely.


Program RemoAge (preliminary)

09:00 Registration and Exhibition

09:30 Welcome and Introduction

09:45 Keynote: Donna Henderson - Scotland - delivering health and care fit for the 21st century

10:15 Keynote 2: To be announced

10:45 Pilot 1: Digital solutions for Patient Centered Care Teams- Lessons from Northern Norway

11:15 Pilot 2: Bringing Care and social support closer to home – Lessons from the Shetland Islands

11:45 Lunch and Exhibition

13:00 Pilot 3: Independent living and digital solutions against social isolation – Lessons from the Western Isles

13:30 Pilot 4: Innovative ways of working with digital solutions for health and care – Lessons from Norrbotten

14:00 User evaluation

14:30 Coffee and Exhibition

15:00 Organizational and Economic evaluation

15:30 Transnational Learning

16:00 Panel Discussion

17:00 End of Conference

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