Call: Innovative ICT-enabled monitoring solutions to improve health status and optimise hypertension care
Contractor: European Commission, The Horizon 2020 – Health Status Monitor PCP project
Deadline: 13 November 2020
Budget: Five procurers from four countries are providing up to 4.62 million Euros for suitable solutions to address the challenges they are facing in providing better hypertension care in their populations.
Background: The Health Status Monitor procurers are looking for a solution to improve care and prevention of hypertension. The project aims to advantage R&D state of the art to move well beyond current practice in the management (detection, prevention, self-management and treatment) of hypertension. This will be achieved by developing a framework for the design of ICT supported services, in which the new HSMonitor approach to the management of essential hypertension, the related state of the art on supply and demand side and the unmet needs of the HSMonitor procurer regions can be located. The procured HSMonitor solution will set enormous value to our health systems, faced with growing care requirements in this field.
The selected suppliers will develop the solution architecture & specifications based on the HSMonitor requirements, use cases and service process models. The solution architecture & specifications shall be passed to the Buyers Group for final assessment and selection. Suppliers will be informed about the outcomes of the selection. The selected suppliers will develop the HSMonitor pilot systems for a test under real-life conditions in each country. Progress of the work will be monitored on monthly status calls. Training material and a training plan will be developed for all end-users.