A Web2.0 Platform in Healthcare Created on the Basis of the Real Perceived Need of the Elderly End User

@inproceedings{Rinaldi2009AWP,
  title={A Web2.0 Platform in Healthcare Created on the Basis of the Real Perceived Need of the Elderly End User},
  author={Giovanni Rinaldi and Antonio Gaddi and Arrigo Cicero and Fabio Bonsanto and Lucio Carnevali},
  booktitle={eHealth},
  year={2009}
}
The elderly care is characterized by integration of health and social care, is performed by several different agencies, requires a continuum of assistance and not episodic approach. These considerations has led us to overcome the traditional ICT approach done by several applications connected with property mechanism towards new solutions proposed by web2.0. We think that a federative platform can support the elderly needs (detected through focus groups) providing them web2.0 solutions in health… CONTINUE READING