Twente Care academy (tza)
Twentse Zorg Academie The Twentse Zorg Academie / Twente Care Academy (TZA) is the innovative learning, testing and training center on the area of care technology and applications focused on care at home in the region Twente in the Netherlands. The TZA is a co-operative association of 7 large care institutions, 3 local government organizations and 2 knowledge institutions and is still growing. In an innovative environment citizens, students, professionals and interested parties get acquainted with developments aimed at maintaining independence and self-reliance in the home situation. What does the TZA have to offer?
The TZA has an apartment in Enschede furnished with all kinds of products on it area of care technology. It leaves you experience what solutions there are to independently and make safe living possible. Do you have a restriction or do you get through old age limited in your desire to be in your own to stay around; care technology comfortable, safe and independent living possible. In the apartment you will find all sorts of things smart solutions for the bathroom, the kitchen and for the living and sleeping area.
For students and (healthcare) professionals, the Twente Care Academy a place for onefollow an innovative internship, get acquainted with care technology during themed meetings or to follow courses. Also offer we have tailor-made programs for (healthcare) professionals and inspiration and strategic sessions for entrepreneurs, municipalities and (care) organizations.
The living lab
The TZA offers low threshold with her Living Lab the opportunity to test and innovate. As a network organization of (healthcare) entrepreneurs, government and education we deliver space, test expertise and of course a suitable group of users. We can also provide informal caregivers, professionals and involve students in testing.
The TZA knowledge circle
The TZA has an online and offline knowledge circle for the professionals of the affiliated members; Education, (healthcare) entrepreneurs and government organizations. The knowledge circle brings the professionals together for inspiration and innovation. We work with interactive sessions, presentations and discussions.
For more information, please contact:
Eric Wolkotte, director TZA
M +31 – 637604485