PARTNERSHIPS AND RESULTS IN COMENIUS, LEONARDO DA VINCI AND GRUNDTVIG
National Agencies

2011-1-IT1-LEO04-01791

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Leonardo partnerships

PARTNERS
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Romania
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    ORGANIZATION Coordinator

    TERME DI MONTECATINI SPA

    TYPE OF ORGANIZATION

    M-ENT-OTH

    ADDRESS

    Viale Verdi, 41 – MONTECATINI TERME (PT)

    CONTACT PERSON

    ANTONIO GALASSI

    Thermal Baths for Active Ageing

    The partnership get together the specialized subjects on hydrotherapy as system of prevention and treatment of aging, relying on the exchange of best practices for the secondary and tertiary prevention in the treatment and care of the elderly through thermal system, in order to meet the challenges of demographic change by providing targeted expertise for the industry. The project combines subjects from different countries with expertise gained in the thermal baths sector and healthcare, both in terms of medical research and practice of nursing experience of aging through the therms system and how secondary and tertiary prevention of common and chronic diseases. The project in fact aims to build a network of exchange and transfer of good practices of actors and stakeholders, the organization of conferences and seminars, meetings and discussion on individual topics to provide an integrated response at European level and to systems of care and prevention disease of the elderly through the thermal baths. In meetings and moments of comparison it will addressed the needs of the target and the rehabilitative therapy of more common diseases affecting the elderly, and the integration of medical hydrology with pharmacotherapy, and surgery in order to enhance its contribution to a comprehensive treatment program; finally the services network to coordinate the health facilities of public and private system offering thermal treatments for the elderly. The systematization of the contributions made at the meetings will form the basis for the production of training modules, scientific equipment and general dissemination. The collaboration amongst different partners have expressed an unique line about thermal treatments. The simultaneous start of the cross-border changeability in October 2013, for the European Countries, where the thermal therapy is recognized by the National Health Service (S.S.N.), find a purpose in the works done during the partnership Leonardo Project.

    RESULTS
  • Joint results
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Romania
  • Work Planning

       Presentation of the trans-national meetings held during the 2 years of work for the Leonardo Project

    LANGUAGE(S)

    English, Italian

    AUDIENCE(S)

    Adult learners, Teachers, Trainers, Educators, Parents

    PRODUCT TYPE

    Forum/Blog/Social Networking group

    AVAILABILITY

    Directly downloadable

    COPYRIGHT

    Yes