Welcome to Carenet-SE

Welcome to the Carenet-se homepage. CareNet is an advanced research network infrastructure in Stockholm, Sweden. It is a collaboration between centers of academic excellence and the industry. Participating academic institutions include: KTH - Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden's premiere technical university and Karonliska Institute, Sweden's largest medical university. This project is part of a multi-stakeholder effort that is targeted at transforming the delivery and quality of healthcare to elderly people and outpatients. The project is made possible through support from Vinnova, the Swedish government agency for research and innovation.

Featured Researcher

Sven Jonsson (born 1962), PhD candidate in medical science at KI, CLINTEC, within the areas of biomedical engineering (BME) and telemedicine and eHealth. Sven has a University certificate in control and maintenance in 1982 from the University of Sundsvall/Härnösand. Since 1998 Sven is certified as a clinical engineer. His main concern regards to applied research and development in the area of BME within home health care including business development.

Featured Partner

Alkit Communications is an SME ICT company delivering communication solutions in the fields of e-health, distributed collaborative work and automotive telematics. Alkit has a strong R&D profile with active participation in European and Swedish research projects. Within the e-health area, Alkit has participated in the VINNOVA-funded projects SAMS, MobiSAMS and VVP developing process oriented information system components for health care cooperation, including mobile support for advanced home care.