Communication is the key

Project details

Title: Communication is the key
Acronym: "Communication is the key"
Financing program: Romania-Ukraine 2014-2020
Priority: 4.1. Support for health development
Project indicative: 2SOFT/4.1-55
Project budget: 299,704.30 €
European funds: 269,733.87 €
Hospital budget: 159,625.70 €
Starting date: 7/16/2020
Finishing date: 7/15/2022
Project status: ongoing

European Union

Co-financed by the European Union

ENI Romania-Ukraine

Romania-Ukraine Operational Program 2014-2020


City Hospital of Sighetu Marmatiei – Leader

City of Solotvino (Slatina) – Ukraine – Partner

Project summary

General objective

Improve cross-border medical assistance through patient-centered medicine, through joint activities for a period of 18 months.

Specific objectives

1. Safety - Doing renovation work in order to modernize infrastructure’s spaces for buildings within a period of 17 months
2. Trust - Purchase 13 pieces of medical equipment and new medical tools for diagnosis and intervention within a project period
3. Open mind - Organize a series of workshops specialized in communication for the whole hospital staff that interact with patients – 761 people within a period of 14 months

Expected results

• Modernized medical buildings: 3 buildings (of the partner hospital);
• Technologically modernized hospitals with modern equipment – 2 hospitals;
• Trained staff – 761 people;
• Revised and adapted work procedures;
• New questionnaire made available for the patients;
• Multiannual strategic plan.

Thus, the whole target population (138,140 people) will benefit from this project from the safety and comfort in the hospital’s point of view, regarding diagnosis accuracy and rapid intervention, the quality and interpersonal interaction.