16 March, 2023

ELMC Warm Up! Training and support for caregivers and standardizing the quality of home care services

Join us for the ELMC Warm up workshop!

Join us for the final (free) warm-up before the seventh European Labour Mobility Congress (ELMC Warm up!). One of EKMP's leading topics is the future of cross-border home care services.


Training and support for caregivers and standardizing the quality of home care services

  • What do caregivers need?
  • What are the caregivers asking?
  • How to match the qualifications of caregivers with the needs of their charges? - Dementia, paralysis, aphasia, diabetes...: all the same.
  • Does increased investment in training reduce recruitment costs? - Investment in permanent staff
  • Randomness - the worst feature of care services
  • How to protect caregivers and caregivers from housework?
  • Differentiating the quality of care services
  • Economics in the service of home care services
  • European Pillar of Social Rights - #18 Everyone has the right to affordable long-term care, in particular - home care and care based on local services

Information about the Leaders

Dr. Marek Benio - lawyer, doctor of economic sciences, popularizer of science, legal commentator, lobbyist and social activist. Honorary member of the Malopolska Branch of the Polish Social Security Association, co-founder and vice-president of the IMP Board, founder and member of the Council of the Foundation for Economy and Public Administration, co-organizer of the European Labor Mobility Congress. Long-time trainer in the field of labor law and social security. Participant in public consultations and author of key legal opinions on the provisions of the implementation directive, revision of the basic directive and regulations on coordination of social security systems. He teaches labor law and social insurance at the Cracow University of Economics. Participant in many international research programs. Author of numerous publications.

Tomasz Piłat - founder and activist of the Polish Home Care Association, for many years involved in the home care industry. From 2017-2021 he served as Director of the Academy of Caregivers (an organization dedicated to the education of home and professional caregivers, promoting the professionalization of the home care industry). From 2018 to 2020, he worked with the Institut für Qualität und Innovation in der häuslichen Versorgung on the development of online educational programs for professional caregivers. He also served on the Board of Directors of VHBP (Verband für häusliche Betreuung und Pflege), a German association of German companies operating in the home care field (2016-2021).

Iwona Przybylo - Director of the Office of Medical Quality and Knowledge Management at Aterima Med. An active, certified nurse. More than 19 years of experience in the profession. Graduated from the Faculty of Health Sciences with a degree in Nursing from the Medical University of Gdansk and a specialization in Anesthesia and Intensive Care Nursing. A certified occupational therapist, coach and trainer, she has been committed to educating and enhancing the professional competence of Caregivers of the elderly, nurses and occupational therapists. She believes that knowledge combined with experience are essential elements to better care for the Wards.

Practical information

The meeting will be held online on Friday, March 31 from 12:30 to 14:00. Those who decide to participate, please send information to kontakt@labourinstitute.eu. We are waiting for submissions until March 27. The discussion will be translated, among other things. into l. English, Spanish. Participation free of charge.

Jak zwykle zachęcamy do dyskusji i do zadawania pytań. Na pytania nadesłane przed wydarzeniem odpowiemy w pierwszej kolejności.

About the European Labour Mobility Institute

The European Labour Mobility Institute is Europe's largest think tank dealing with the subject of posting workers. We bring together entrepreneurs, academics, lawyers and officials alike, to create a unique and largest forum of knowledge on posting of workers in Poland and in Europe. We take action to improve the current law and its correct interpretation, and to bring to a halt cases of discrimination against Polish employers and their posted workers. We provide our Members with access to up-to-date information and tailor-made expertise. Find out more >>>