The YSI project (University Hospitals as Innovation Platforms) aims at creating a productive health care system that supports innovations, effective ways of working, and creation of new businesses. It is part of the national Six City Strategy (6Aika) which connects Finland’s six largest cities, including Oulu, to work on joint development projects and platforms. One of the goals is to bring innovations into health care.
YSI project partners, the University of Oulu and the Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District, encourage professionals and companies operating in the healthcare sector to take part in the Healthcare Innovation Competition launched April 3rd. The competition closes April 17th at 4 PM. The innovation competition focuses on new solutions that will improve services delivered in future hospitals. The best solutions will be selected for further development process.
More information (in Finnish) here.
The winners of the YSI innovation contest have been announced. More information here.
Last updated: 15.5.2017