ZEALCO is the large, solid anchor organisation of the consortium. Approximately 17.000
employees help secure the welfare benefits and development of Region Zealand for a total of
820.000 citizens. Most of the employees work in the health care system and in the psychiatric
units, or help children and adults in highly specialised social institutions.
The Health Innovation unit of Region Zealand (SIS) was established in 2011 by Region
Zealand along with the European Social Fund, the European Regional Development Fund,
and The Growth Forum Initiatives of Region Zealand. The centre is located close to Næstved
Our mission is, by means of public-private collaboration, to develop innovative solutions to
increase the productivity of the hospitals and improve the security and quality of life for the
Our vision is for Region Zealand to become leading in patient empowerment and mHealth
(mobile technology in healthcare). We aim to be the best at including the citizens of our
region as co-creators and co-producers of the services. Our primary focus is on patient
empowerment mHealth, and quantified self-technology.
The Procurement Department (RZEG) is a part of Corporate Finance. The main part of the
EU-tendering process regarding goods and services in Region Zealand are carried out by the