Research Institute for Economics of Aging
March 2022 saw the launch of AAL@HzL, a Viennese collaborative project to test and evaluate new technologies for "Häuser zum Leben" (residential care).
In November 2021, Birgit Trukeschitz and Assma Hajji received "WU Awards for Outstanding Research Achievement" for publications on the German-language version of ASCOT (Adult Social Care Outcomes Toolkit).
Trukeschitz, Birgit; Österle, August & Schneider, Ulrike. 2022. Austria’s Long-Term Care System: Challenges and Policy Responses. Journal of Long-Term Care, (2022), pp. 88–101.
Trukeschitz, Birgit; Eisenberg, Siegfried; Schneider, Cornelia & Schneider, Ulrike. (2022). Exploring the effectiveness of a fitness-app prototype for home care service users in Austria and Italy. Health & Social Care in the Community, 00, 1– 12.
In June 2021, "Care about Care" started, a European research and development project to promote digitization in long-term care.
In May 2021, ASCOT-LL started, a project to develop a light-reading version for the German-language ASCOT survey instruments.