Objectives and competences

Advanced healthcare training designed to develop the skills of doctors, nurses and social health workers to respond to the new needs of chronic patients, providing care centred on the person and their affective environment, comprehensively attending to their needs, wishes and preferences, and participating in their empowerment in making decisions about their illness.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolInstitut de Formació Contínua IL3
Branch of knowledge
  • Nursing
Mode of deliveryBlended
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionSpanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 4.030,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:04/11/2024
Master's degree course homepage https://www.il3.ub.edu/ca/master/master-interdisciplinari-atencio-integral-cronicitat.html
ManagmentMartínez Villegas, Antonia
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


- Learn to work proactively to improve the health condition of chronic patients.
- Know how to address chronic patients. in complex acute or subacute situations at any level of medical intervention: hospital care, primary care, social healthcare or residential care.
- Gain an understanding of the tools that help to interconnect all healthcare devices to achieve effective, efficient actions.
- Know how to extend patient care to their emotional environment and carers.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Mainly nurses, doctors and social workers.
- In addition, the programme is open to other professional profiles with a university degree in the field of health who are professionally related to the Chronicity sector, subject to admission requirements.

Access requirements and conditions


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131

08018 - Barcelona
Email address:info@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:93 403 96 96
Observations:Face-to-face and online sessions according to the calendar from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

For further enquiries

Address:Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131

08018 - Barcelona
Email address:info@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:93 309 36 54
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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