Cartoon drawing of an elderly woman sitting at a desk with some food, and a caregiver standing behind her

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Purpose

The product aims to train caregivers to deal with daily life situations when caring for people with Alzheimer Disease. As a result the care relationship is improved and the associated burden is reduced.

Target group

Caregivers of people with Alzheimer disease.

Impact for citizen

User of the platform will improve their skills in caring for people with Alzheimer Disease and thus improve the relationship and reduce the associated burden.

Impact for staff

User of the platform will improve their skills in caring for people with Alzheimer Disease and thus improve the relationship and reduce the associated burden
Economic impact (What kind of business case might be foreseen – for user, staff, healthcare provider, municipality etc). Costs associated with the care of people with Alzheimer patients are large. By improving the care we expect to maintain longer patients’ independency and to reduce the burnout that can be consequence of the strong stress associated with caregiving.

Cost of product

10 to 500 € monthly, depending on the subscription plan.

Life expectancy of product

5 years.

Other costs of acquisition and setup

None.

Expected annual costs

120 to 6,000 €.

Special requirements

The platform is running on the cloud, so no special requirements.

Is the product for personal use or can it be used by (how) many people?

The platform can be used by many people.

Is the product intended for training purposes?

Yes.

How much time is needed for the user or staff to get to know how to use of the product?

The product is intended for an immediate use with none/minimal training.

Has the product been presented before at other exhibitions or venues?

No.

Experiences from practice (examples)

Not yet.

Cases stories

Not yet.