Making innovation mainstream

By Emma Bortnik / September 13, 2017 / News / No Comments

STOPandGO is more than a procurement methodology, it’s a means to mainstream innovative solutions. Three of the STOPandGO successes – Liverpool City Council’s introduction of digitised adult care, Hospital St Pau’s novel management of implanted cardiac devices and the City...

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STOPandGO gets hacking with #StitchHack

By Emma Bortnik / September 12, 2017 / News / No Comments

Looking to build on the digital care services introduced in STOPandGO, Liverpool City Council assisted by the Innovation Agency and KTN partners launched #StitchHack – a hackathon to envisage future care services for the city. Hosted at the newly opened Sensor City with its living lab facil...

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STOPandGO meets IoT

By Natalie Withenshaw / March 30, 2017 / News / No Comments

Liverpool City Council is looking to build on its ‘Help to stay at Home’ digital service innovation by capturing ambient data from an Internet of Things (IoT) network. Liverpool has been selected as a location for an IoT UK Boost with the deployment of a LoRa Low Power Wide Area Netwo...

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STOPandGO to feature at AAL Forum, again!

By Emma Bortnik / May 24, 2016 / News / No Comments

STOPandGO is now heading into its third year and we have produced a wealth of learnings. Following our successful Open Market Consultation workshop at AAL Forum in Ghent we are delighted to announce that STOPandGO will again be on the programme at the next AAL Forum held over the 26th to 28th Sep...

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STOPandGO Speed Networking in Liverpool

By Emma Bortnik / May 23, 2016 / News / No Comments

On 19 April 2016 the STOPandGO partners held a brokerage event at Anfield, the home of Liverpool FC, to brief domiciliary care suppliers on Liverpool City Council’s ‘Help to Live at Home’ procurement – and introduce them to a wide range of Technology Enabled Care Services ...

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Procurements progress

By Emma Bortnik / May 12, 2016 / News / No Comments

The STOPandGO project is making good progress across all the partner procurements. Below is a summary of where we have got to in publishing PINs, conducting Local Open Market Consultations and releasing Invitations to Tender. Prior Information Notices  PIN publications Published by all procurers:...

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Eastern Cheshire Integrated Diabetes Services brokerage

By Emma Bortnik / January 20, 2016 / News / No Comments

A good crowd of providers and suppliers made it to the STOPandGO partners 7 January 2016 brokerage event in Manchester. Lots of interest in and questions about the EC CCG procurement; an excellent run through and discussion around the Cheshire Care Record and the challenges of integrated health a...

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Procurement brokerage workshop 7 January 2016

By Emma Bortnik / December 18, 2015 / News / No Comments

Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group is currently procuring up to €3 million of Integrated Diabetes Care services. As a partner in the EU supported STOPandGO project, EC CCG is looking for a blend of services from the Specialist Clinical, through community-based Technology Enabled Care S...

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Eastern Cheshire CCG procurement of diabetes services goes live!

By Emma Bortnik / December 10, 2015 / News / No Comments

Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group is now procuring up to €3M of integrated diabetes management services. Ranging from specialist service through to education for people, their carers and families full details can be found here. Deadline for submissions is 16 February 2016.

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Looking for technology suppliers for our tenders!! Presentation of the procurers needs in the AAL Forum

By Emma Bortnik / September 16, 2015 / News / No Comments

The seven procurer partners in STOPandGO are planning to launch procurements for more than 17M€ in services based on AAL solutions along this year. Come to our workshop in the AAL Forum (24th September) and know more about the needs to be solved in each locality and the last news of our tendering...

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