Pilot project – Connected for Health: Well-Being and Healthcare Solutions in Open Access FTTH Networks FTTH2014 Closed!


Based on the experiences with the implementation of a pilot on accessible home healthcare, which makes use of open access FTTH infrastructure in Finland and Sweden, this call for proposals aims to benefit elderly people, people with disabilities and/or other people in Europe who live in rural regions and who have limited or no access to healthcare.


The main objective of this action is to explore, identify and test new and existing eHealth solutions in order to corroborate profitable and usable models and/or best practices for accessible home healthcare.

The beneficiary(ies) will produce a report which will assess and propose profitable and usable models and/or best practices for accessible home healthcare in Europe based on the pilot project's experience in Finland and Sweden. The report will also make recommendations for facilitating potential replication across the EU.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 1,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 30 September 2014 - 7 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible


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