Healthcare and

This website is part of a priority project entitled Healthcare and care through distance-spanning solutions, 2018–2020 (VOPD), forming part of the Swedish Presidency Programme of Nordic Council of Ministers 2018.


Welcome to our final conference!

The shape of healthcare and care to come

ONLINE, 25th of March 11:15-15:15 CET

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Call for Nordic design schools!


We are looking for a couple of Nordic design schools who can help us to illustrate how the future of healthcare and social care will look like by 2030 and beyond.

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Health and wellbeing in the Nordic region

Nordregio launched three reports at the webinar on October, 21. One of them is an output connected to this project.

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Tools to support digital transformation of healthcare and social care services

Download your preferred version of the Norwegian tool for implementation, Roadmap for Service Innovation.

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PUBLICATION — 24 practical distance-spanning solutions for healthcare and social care

Updates and info

Webinar series: Technology use for Covid 19 response

The VOPD webinar series "Technology use for Covid 19 response" was held during autumn 2020. Watch our recorded webinars here!


Health & Well-being in the Nordic Region

Are the Nordic people equally healthy and happy? How are digital solutions improving health and well-being? And how can digital solutions in health care and social care contribute to regional development?


Seminar at Vitalis

We are happy to announce that we will take part and introduce our work at Vitalis, online at the 26th of August between 09:15-10:00.


Project status update

This has been a different year, for all of us. The Covid-19 pandemic has caused delays to the VOPD project implementation, resulting in a need to extend the VOPD collaboration. In this short update, we inform you about the next steps in the project and upcoming activities in the autumn.


Cross-border ePrescriptions – Interim report

This Interim report describes the current situation regarding cross-border ePrescriptions in the Nordic countries and on a European level.