We invite position papers and works-in-progress papers for the first international workshop on "Designing for self-care: Acknowledging the home-clinic difference" to be held alongside NordiCHI on 14th October, at the IT-University of Copenhagen.
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- Home as a place for caring: A focus on supporting the citizens to perform self-care activities at home that may (or may not) involve a larger network of family, friends, home care nurses, volunteers and home care workers.
- Clinic as a place for caring: A focus on supporting the care-givers at the clinic to prescribe home-based care activities to the citizens, and monitor how these are being complied with.
- Moving across the boundaries: A focus on supporting the citizens to move across the clinic-home boundaries, bringing with them materials from the clinic to home, and sharing the self-care activities from home with their care-givers at the clinic.
- To bring together researchers from HCI and interaction design, and professional caregivers, to discuss and outline the challenges and promises posed by the different individual settings for care, and moving across these settings.
- To share insights from a range of cases about the challenges and successful strategies in designing digital technology for self-care.
- To explore promising design strategies and approaches for dealing with the challenges and promises posed by the different settings of care.
- The call for position papers, which highlights the motivations and the theme of the workshop.
- The accepted position papers, and the respective posters.
- The minutes of the plenary discussions and the summary of the group work.