Digital Health Europe – Digital Telecare Twinning

Scotland is delighted to be a successful applicant for the Digital Health Europe ( funded Twinning project that will focus on Digital Telecare. 

The objective of the Twinning programme is to support the transfer of innovative good practice essential to the deployment of digitally enabled solutions for health and care. The Digital Telecare Twinning involves 3 regions – Andalusia, Spain; Agder Region, Norway; and Scotland – that will undertake focused knowledge exchange activities over a 6-month period, bringing relevant experts together to share good practice, practical tools and implementation guidance on the topic of Digital Telecare. 

The Scottish Government’s Digital Health and Care Directorate is the co-ordinator of the twinning project and it will work with the Digital Office for Scottish Local Government to share good practice from Scotland with the University of Agder (Norway), Grimstad Kommune (Norway) and the Agency for Social Services and Dependency of Andalusia (Spain).  

You can find out more about the purpose of the DHE Twinning Programme project on the Digital Health Europe website: and via the eHealth, Wellbeing & Newsletter and by viewing this helpful short animation. 

Digital Health Europe has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 826353. 

To keep up to date with the twinning over the coming months, please follow us on: 

@TECScotland @DigTelecareScot @DHE_2020 

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