CrossCare supports care innovation projects by SMEs
Duration of this project: April 2016 -March 2021
The CrossCare project supports 42 care innovation projects over the next five years. In CrossCare, each innovation project is guided by a Flemish and a Dutch care testing ground for co-creation sessions with end users, tests in the right care environments and business modelling sessions. The selected entrepreneurs receive financial support to further develop their innovation.
- A cross-border market
CrossCare can increase your market through close co-operation with eight organisations in Belgium and the Netherlands.
- Services of a Flemish and Dutch healthcare testing ground
CrossCare offers practical support in healthcare testing environments or 'Living Labs'.
- Financial support
CrossCare offers financial support of up to 200.000 euros per project to develop, support or accelerate healthcare innovations.
In 2016, 122 businesses had already signed up for the first two enrolment periods. In the meantime, the projects ARTHE, Nightwatch Epilepsie Detectie Thuis (epilepsy detection at home), Minze HomeFlow, Shaken Not Spilled, SenZYX and ZIVVER started testing their innovations in Flemish and Dutch testing environments. More information about next enrolments, participating businesses and the first project results can be found on the website www.crosscare.eu and through our social media channels Facebook and Twitter.
CrossCare is part of the Interreg Flanders - Netherlands programme of the EU.