The PALANTE- PAtient Leading and mANaging their healThcare through EHealth project was based on the implementation and optimization of ICT based health services. It was oriented to empowering patients and citizens and to improve the effectiveness of healthcare costs. PALANTE developed seven pilot cases based on the concept of safe and user-friendly online access to healthcare data. The main objective was that of providing patients with suitable instruments to make decisions regarding their health, thus playing an active role in the care and collaborating effectively with the medical personnel.
The project involved 21 partners from 10 different European Countries, including the Politecnico di Milano in collaboration with Fondazione Politecnico. The European Commission has funded the project within the scope of the CIP-ICT Programme.
STATUS OF THE PROJECT: COMPLETED
The project began in 2012 and closed in 2015.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: www.palante-project.eu