The DHE Second Call for Twinnings: winning tenders revealed

The DigitalHealthEurope Second Call for Twinnings was open between 26 February and 22 May 2020. The evaluation phase is now complete, and 11 tenders have received notifications of award.

The call was addressed to regional governmental bodies and health care providers, as well as organisations legally affiliated with them. Interested parties had the opportunity to partner up as adopters and originators of innovative solutions and apply for funding. Based on the complexity of envisioned twinning activities, submissions were divided into the following types:

  • Full adoption (5 winning tenders)
  • Partial adoption (4 winning tenders)
  • Knowledge exchange and training (2 winning tenders)

From the 11 winning tenders, 5 involve more than one adopter. The majority of tenders are focused on digital tools for citizen empowerment and person-centred care. In total, 35 organisations from 16 countries are involved in the adoption and transfer of innovative solutions between European regions.

Congratulations to the winners!

Originator(s) Adopter(s) Innovative practice Twinning type
Centre Mutualiste de Rééducation et de Réadaptation Fonctionnelles de Kerpape (France) Azienda Provinciale per I Servizi Sanitaria, Provincia Autonoma di Trento, Villa
Rosa Rehabilitation Hospital, Pergine (TN) (Italy)

Caserta Local Health Authority – Frailty Department (Italy)

Central Remedial Clinic, Clontarf (Ireland)

Dipartimento economia aziendale, sanità e sociale (DEASS), Scuola universitaria
professionale della Svizzera italiana (Switzerland)

Fundatia Motivation Romania (Romania)

Sociedad Española para el Desarrollo de Sistemas de Comunicación Aumentativos y
Alternativos (Spain)

 REHAB-LAB-4ALL  Full adoption
 FollowHealth SL (Spain) Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra (CHUC) (Portugal)  AI4MultimorbidityConditions  Full adoption
 Ideable Solutions (Spain) Fundatia Ana Aslan International (Ana Aslan International
Foundation) (Romania)
 Kwido Mementia  Full adoption
ISTITUTO REGIONALE RITTMEYER PER I CIECHI (Italy)  DOM DANICA VOGRINEC (Slovenia)  Social Health Folder  Full adoption
 Rovira i Virgili University (Spain) Istituto per Servizi di Ricovero e Assistenza agli Anziani (Italy)  SoCaTel co-creation platform  Full adoption
 IRCCS CRO of AVIANO (Italy)  POLIKLINIKA PEHAREC of PULA (Croatia)  SafeDrive  Partial adoption
OXIFRAME SL (OXIFRAME) (Spain) Greek Carers Network EPIONI (EPIONI) (Greece)


 EPICO  Partial adoption
 PrimFoodCare vzw (Belgium)  Fondazione ANT Italia Onlus (Italy)  GPFC platform  Partial adoption
Scottish Government (UK)

Digital Office for Scottish Local Government (UK)

University of Agder (Norway)

Grimstad Kommune (Norway)

Agency for Social Services and Dependency of
Andalusia (Spain)

 Digital Telecare  Partial adoption
National University of Galway (Ireland) The Netherlands Cancer Institute/Antoni van
Leeuwenhoek Hospital (The Netherlands)

Deventer Hospital (The Netherlands)

eMPowEr Knowledge


Region Zealand (Denmark) LebensPhasenHaus at University of Tübingen (Germany)

KVJS Kommunalverband Jugend und Soziales BadenWürttemberg (Germany)

AOK (Allgemeine Ortskrankenkasse) (Germany)

Region Noord-Brabant (The Netherlands) Knowledge