Aims and Objectives

  • To create innovative person centred technological solutions to empower people to effectively manage their health and wellness in the home and community
  • To ensure the systems, devices and services we develop meet the health and social needs of users by developing clinical research and clinical practice orientated networks
  • To provide an effective mechanism for the translation of these systems, devices and services into commercial products by forming partnerships with industry and influencing policy makers
  • To produce world class research in the field of connected health

Galway Connected Health

Connected Health is the utilisation of connecting technologies (communication systems-broadband, wireless, mobile phone, fixed phone lines) and medical devices for healthcare applications with the relevant caregiver network. It is the use of messaging and monitoring technologies to promote health and self-management.