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  apartment  

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.  

The  Academy  

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.  

Contact  

For  more  information,  please  contact:  
Eric  Wolkotte,  director  TZA
M    +31  –  637604485  
E   info@twentsezorgacademie.nl
I    www.twentsezorgacademie.nl