Educating Students for Digitalized Health Care and Coaching of their Patients

This international project aims to develop a contextualized model to embed digitalization in the health care curriculum. The three-year project started in June 2019 and was extended by one year (until May 2023) due to pandemic.

Towards competent patient coaching through digital means

Asian population is aging and increasing group of patients with chronical illnesses need support and coaching of nurses for self management. At the same time digitalization of Asian societies throughout the population are rapidly increasing opening new opportunities for health care sector in patient support.

Project Partners

Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK), Finland, project coordinator. Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Coimbra (ESEnfC), Portugal. Hanoi Medical University (HMU), Vietnam. Hanoi Medical College (HMC), Vietnam. Nam Dhin University (NDUN), Vietnam. Khulna City Medical College Hospital Ltd. (KCMCH), Bangladesh. City Medical College & Hospital (CIMCH), Gazipur, Bangladesh. Universal Medical College & Hospital Ltd. (UMCH), Bangladesh. Funded by Erasmus+ Capacity Building for higher education Programme.