IEM coordinates the University actors in the national Six City Strategy (6Aika) that connects Finland’s six largest cities to work on joint development projects and platforms. One of the goals is to bring innovations into health care. The local actors of the YSI project (University Hospitals as Innovation Platforms), the Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District and the University of Oulu are urging companies, professionals and private people to take part in the YSI Healthcare Innovation Competition that is seeking for new solutions for future hospital services. The best solutions will be selected for further development. The themes of the competition include, communication between home and the hospital, participating patients in the care/ solutions for self-logging, intelligent logging, and developing and improving the medication process. The competition is open until April 17th 2017.
Last updated: 2.5.2017