At Savonia, where Kuopio Health in located, the closeness of nature decreases morbidity and increases happiness. The inspiring surroundings provide a good base for innovations and creation of new technologies and services to support our health and well-being.
We have acknowledged that in order to succeed in global competition, we need a strong collaborative spirit. We collaborate with our partners locally, nationally and internationally. This kind of collaboration enables new kinds of merging of expertise. We look for innovative study subjects that we examine with a cross-disciplinary approach in order to create something new.
Top Finnish expertise, world-class research and infrastructure as well as a strong commitment to collaboration, creates the framework in which Kuopio Savilahti succeeds.
Our humble Savonian approach makes room for innovation and creation of a solution for everyone. We wish to support the development of expertise all around Finland. We are actively looking for new ways to transfer and combine expertise around Finland and the world.
The KuopioHealth cooperative was established as we wanted to combine well-being, health and nutrition expertise into one service package. We also wanted to increase collaboration between different actors in the field. We are creating new and stronger partnerships with various actors. We believe that we can achieve more when we work together. This is why we want to strengthen our collaboration with companies, research institutions, educational establishments and individuals.
The aim of KuopioHealth is to support the development of Finnish expertise by boosting access to markets for new innovations as well as by looking for solutions to existing challenges of health and well-being.
We test and pilot health and well-being technologies in authentic and simulated health care environments.
We assess a product’s suitability for health care purposes and offer the skills of our experts to support product development.
We improve the product development process in order to save time and money spent on product development.
We enable the implementation of more challenging projects and research through wide-scale cooperation.
We promote the research needs of our partners.
We simulate and assess the suitability and cost-effectiveness of new operating methods and services.
KuopioHealth’s extensive networks enable a more flexible market entry for companies.