Evaluation of Healthcare related Policy Interventions

Hungarian healthcare development interventions have been evaluated in the cooperation of the HETFA Research Institute, the Budapest Institute for Policy Analysis, and the Revita Foundation. Beside a strong focus on outpatient care, the modernisation of the central register of medical equipment, and healthy lifestyle development projects, the evaluators analysed the overall utilisation of healthcare development […]

Role of Ambient Intelligence in the Home-Based and Institutional Care of the Elderly

The present paper draws scientists’ attention to the most important social aspects of Ubiquitous Computing (UC). The first part of the paper presents the most relevant results of social research into privacy and ethical issues of UC and ICT use for independent living with a special focus on the Hungarian situation. The second part of […]