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HOSPITALITAS - Healthcare Online Shared Platform for Increasing Tessin and Lombardy Immigrants´ Treatment and ASsistance

People

Leaders

Cantoni L.

(Responsible)

Collaborators

Tardini S.

(Coordinator)

Abstract

Within this project an online platform for continuing education towards healthcare assistance to patients who are immigrants from developing countries had been developed. The platform is addressed to the healthcare personnel working in the cross-border areas of Tessin and Lombardy. Furthermore, the project developed online courses dealing with biometric, epidemiologic, therapeutic, and linguistic issues concerning the doctor-patient interaction, issues concerning the psychology of communication, medical anthropology and intercultural communication, demographic issues, and legal issues.

Additional information

Start date
01.01.2003
End date
01.03.2005
Duration
26 Months
Funding sources
Status
Ended
Research areas
S281 Computer-assisted education

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