Hes-so Valais

HTIC - Health Technology Innovation Center

In the context of an aging society and an increasing number of patients with chronic diseases, a shift of paradigm is needed towards a sustainable management of health, in order to enhance:

  • Early detection and prevention of diseases
  • Healthy behaviors & nutrition
  • Patient empowerment & health literacy
  • Seamless and coordinated care
  • Chronic disease management
  • Socially integrated care and independent living
  • Rehabilitation

The Health Technology Innovation Center of the HES-SO Valais-Wallis is an interdisciplinary Center for Sustainable Health Technology Development. Its value chain is based on the following strategic axes:

  • Molecular diagnostic assay and systems development
  • Sensor developments & integrated devices
  • eHealth applications & data analysis
  • Healthy food