Project Overview

The C3-Cloud project is a 4 year Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Action project, under call PHC-25-2015 – advanced ICT systems and services for integrated care (total budget of 4,995,000 euros), that started in May 2016, run by a consortium of 12 partners across 7 countries in Europe.

C3-Cloud aims to develop personalised care plans for complex multimorbid patients, supported by ICT tools and managed by a coordinated multidisciplinary team, that promotes integrated care and the involvement of the patient and/or caregiver.

Tools and services

Decision support

Well aligned clinical guidelines that are better to use in combination for multimorbid patients, streamlined care pathways and optimised multimorbidity treatment options, including polypharmacy management. Read more

Personalised Care Plans

A multi-professional collaboration platform, making it easier to personalise a care plan to the needs of the patient so that clinicians and patients can follow it easily, and share the monitoring of progress towards agreed health and care goals. Read more

Patient Empowerment Platform

An app that patients can use to record their health status and track their own progress towards health goals. The use of this app leads to more active patient involvement and treatment adherence. Read more


To demonstrate feasibility, pilot studies focus on diabetes, heart failure, renal failure and depression in different comorbidity combinations. Pilots have been undertaken in 3 European regions with diverse health and social care systems and ICT landscape, which will allow for strengthening the evidence base on health outcomes and efficiency gains.

To date, 225 patients and several informal caregivers, 60 multidisciplinary healthcare professional teams have used the C3-Cloud solutions.

C3-Cloud adaptive patient pathways and organisational models validated by a clinical reference group, change management and training guidelines will be shared with the European community.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 689181.

Project Acronym

Project Name
A Federated Collaborative Care Cure Cloud Architecture for Addressing the Needs of Multimorbidity and Managing Polypharmacy

Funding Scheme
Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Action

PHC-25-2015 – Advanced ICT systems and services for integrated care

4,995,000 EUR

May 2016 – August 2020


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Pilot Sites

The C3-Cloud solution is being piloted in 3 European regions in the UK, Spain and Sweden.  

South Warwickshire

South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust was formed in March 2010 and provides hospital services to South Warwickshire from four hospitals: Warwick Hospital, Leamington Spa Hospital, Stratford Hospital and Ellen Badger Hospital. The Trust employs 4,901 members of staff and delivers services to half a million people across Warwickshire. In addition Young People and Family services are provided in Coventry and Solihull.  The Trust also delivers out-of-hospital community services to the whole of Warwickshire serving a population of more than half a million from various clinics.

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Basque Country

Osakidetza is the public healthcare service of the Basque Country, a region located in the north of Spain.  More than 30,000 professionals work for Osakidetza, which could be considered the biggest organization of the Basque Country. Osakidetza has a target population of 2.17 million inhabitants, where in 2015 more than 20% of the total population was 65 or older. 100% of Basque population has been stratified since 2010.

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Region Jämtland Härjedalen

RJH’s legal status is a County Council. Its main responsibility is primary and secondary healthcare, as well as regional development in a region of approximately 130,000 inhabitants. RHJ also works with preventative measures and dentistry. Secondary healthcare is carried out at  Östersund Hospital – where there are 416 beds and 51 out-patient clinics. Primary healthcare is carried out in 28 locations in the sparsely-populated region, while home and social care are the responsibilities of its eight municipalities. There are roughly 4,000 employees in 100 different professions in RJH, and around 93% of the total budget is allocated to healthcare. As a relatively small but pro-active healthcare organisation, RJH has the experience and advantage of deploying and implementing eHealth innovations on a wide-scale.

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