InnovaTIve care services to deliver QUick rEsponses to complex patients with advanced heart failure through integrated care


Open Market Consultation

Will be open from October 2021 to January 2022. A series of activities including events, questionnaires and Q&A are planned.

PCP, a tool to stimulate innovation

It enables the public sector to steer the development of new solutions directly towards its needs.

Progress status

Preparation stage

Cover Prior information Notice and setup the Open Market Consultation

Execution stage

Develop the feasibility study of selected solutions from awarded bidders

Execution stage

Prototype development of most promising solutions from Phase 1

Execution stage

Validation of best prototyped solutions in real life scenario at each procurer site


The buyers’ group

Three public procures from Spain, Sweden and Italy will jointly procure the desing and development of TIQUE service. Hospital Sant Pau in Barcelona (Spain), Region Västerbotten (Sweden) and Azienda Sanitaria Locale Avellino (Italy)

The uncover need

TIQUE is willing to purchase the design and development of a technology-enable all-in-one service, flexible enough to adapt to a large variety of European health-care systems, which allow the full development of the TIQUE model tailored to each of the participant procurers complementing existing public resources with a public-private partnership.

The motivation

European studies conclude that 80% of healthcare spending is concentrated in the last 6 months of the patient's life. Heart failure is the leading cause of hospitalisation in people over the age of 65 and carries a high cost to healthcare systems and sustancial loss in quality of life

The beneficiaries

For patients with advanced heart failure (HF) and co-existing chronic conditions, who are frail or at risk of becoming frail.
TIQUE solutions should also support the transition to end-of life decisions and treatments.

The market

TIQUE is defined to consider and overcome all potential market barriers, including precise business and value-based service modelling, to facilitate quick adoption and scale-up in all three different European regions.

The important dates

The project has started in March 2021, OMCs are scheduled for September 2021 and the call for tender publication is envisaged for June 2022..


Interested in participating in TIQUE?