the spanish view on homecare

The Spanish view on Homecare

Like in many other countries, telecare and telemedicine are used in Spanish home care. Care, counseling and monitoring of health can be offered through the internet. Professionals and family can keep an eye on home residents and ensure their well-being. Spain has many beautiful traditions and one of them is taking care of the elderly…

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¡Muchas gracias! The time has come to say goodbye

Muchas Gracias, time say goodbye to our three interns Annick Derks, Anton Welling and Deborah Berman. These three great students have done our organisation very well. For that reason we want to thank them for their contribution in the internationalization and value to Foston Europe and above all they were great additions to our team….

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)

Have you heard of the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day? Every year on the 15th of June the often silent suffering of the elder generation is commemorated. This commemoration was recognised in December 2011 by the United Nations, after the request of the Prevention of Elder Abuse, who started this tribute in 2006. On this…

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Foston Europe has just joined Facebook!

As you know, you can already find us on several social media channels and contact us easily via these networks. We have been thinking about Facebook for a long time as to whether this channel is appropriate for us. Now we took the step to (besides Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube) actually start a Facebook page….

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Project SAFE-ECH – Technology

The project SAFE-ECH is a new Iseco project, the Spanish division of Foston. Iseco is in cooperation with the two partner companies Solimar and the Polytechnic University of Valencia. The goal of the project is to develop and implement a monitoring and controlling system for the supervision of care institutions. Safety, health and comfort for…

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International Nurses Day

The 12th of May is International Nurses Day. Every year at this date we commemorate the crucial role that caregivers play in modern society. There will be activities within many caring institutions this day. Nurses and care givers will show how passionate they are about healthcare and well-being. The International Council of Nurses (ICN) determines…

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Altenpflege exhibition 2017: Foston Europe is visiting

Date: 25 – 27 april  2017 Location: Messezentrum Nuremberg, Germany Opening hours: 9:00 am – 18:00 pm (27 april till 17:00 pm) Altenpflege exhibition Tuesday 25th of April, it is time for the annual Altenpflege messe (elderly care exhibition) in Nuremberg, Germany. Products concerning the entire modern care segment will be presented during these three days. It is…

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Business Intelligence in Healthcare

Business Intelligence (BI) ensures that the right information at the right time reaches the right people. How does this work for the healthcare environment? Business Intelligence Definition Business Intelligence (BI) is the on-going process which allows organizations to collect and record data in a targeted manner. As a result, organisations can analyse and use this information…

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Foston Welcomes Three New Interns

Unfortunately it is time to say goodbye to our two last interns Sanne Klaassen and Casper Jeuken. We would like to thank them for their commitment and hard work. At the same time we are also happy to welcome our three new interns: Deborah Berman, Anton Welling, and Annick Derks. They will be with us…

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Foston Europe’s second year at the Care&ICT exhibition

Foston was present at the Care & ICT exhibition in Utrecht, the Netherlands, for the second year. It is the most important exhibition in the Benelux regarding technology in the care environment. This year we were present with our partner QuoVadis. QuoVadis Netherlands BV is an independent Dutch organisation with a complete range of medical-technical…