Trends in Elderly Care: This will be the life for people over 65 in 2035.

Loneliness, short of staff, cuts in costs, all of them are reasons why there are a lot of complaints when it comes to elderly care. Luckily, there will be some developments in the future that may end all these negative pronunciations. Although we cannot know what the future will look like, there are some trends…

New at FOSTON EUROPE: Dutch and Spanish Interns!

Since last Monday 2 new interns have started at Foston Europe. Sanne Drost and Laura Jover will be helping and strengthen the team for the upcoming 5 months. Sanne is a Dutch student that lives near Zwolle, and is studying International Business and Languages. She is currently in her third year. She has chosen to…

Elderly Care

Elderly care is care for seniors at their home or in an institution. It comprises care for demented people, but also palliative care and help in their homes. For elderly it is important to function in an independent way. We divide elderly care in three areas: home care, nursing homes and assisted living. Foston Europe offers innovative, technologic systems that can be easily integrated into existing systems, in every area of elderly care.

Informal care: a crucial form of healthcare

Informal care is an unpaid form of health care that is provided often by family or friends.  With a growing senior population, you can imagine that the informal care demands are growing as fast. To create an image of formal care in Europe; how many people are informal caregivers for example, and how many time…

Age discrimination

Age discrimination

We speak of age discrimination or ageism when you are discriminated because: You are (or are not) a certain age or in a certain age group Someone thinks you are (or are not) a specific age or age group. This is known as discrimination by perception You are connected to someone of a specific age…

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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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New international implementation of ControlCenter10: the Private Hospital of Rosario, Argentina

Iseco Sistemas, the Spanish division of Foston Europe and responsible for all the Spanish speaking countries, participated in an ambitious project of NODO, the Argentian ditributor of NEAT Group. The project is commissioned by the leading organization in health environment in Argentina, “Grupo Gamma”. This project is the new Private Hospital of Rosario in Argentina….

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Support in care for those who suffer from dementia

The ageing population is a concern that, in a certain way, will affect us all. As a result, it seems that more and more people are and will suffer from dementia. For example in the Netherlands, nowadays 1 out of 5 people above the age of 70 suffer from dementia symptoms. In order to provide…

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A Dutch trade fair through the eyes of a Spaniard

A few weeks ago, our international team was present on a fair in the “Jaarbeurs” in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The international team of Foston Europe exhibited during the Zorg&ICT trade fair. This is a Dutch trade fair for all technological highlights and novelties for hospitals and nursing homes in the area of medical monitoring, nurse…

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Foston Europe in the Spanish newspaper “Las Provincias”

Las Provincias is a Spanish newspaper which is published daily with a circulation of over 20.000 copies in Valencia province. The newspaper mentioned the presence at the international Zorg&ICT fair in the Netherlands of the Valencian company Iseco Sistemas, under their international brand name Foston. “The technology company Iseco was, with its international brand Foston, the…