IH Care, Innovation Hospital Care is a technology-based startup that focuses on the development and commercialization of innovative solutions in the healthcare sector.

Its first technological achievement is Showercare, based on an innovative solution for patient hygiene in bed, particularly for those with impairments or therapeutic indications, setting a new standard in healthcare for patient hygiene and serving as a crucial means to combat healthcare-associated infections.

These solutions lead to significant gains in daily activities, optimizing tasks and resource management, with measurable improvements in clinical unit performance indicators.


Sector: Manufacturing of medical equipment
Address: Rua Carlos Alberto Pinto de Abreu 5N, 3040-245 Coimbra


Total Amount: 900.000 €
SIF Coinvestment Amount: 630.000 €
Coinvestor: Insight Venture – SCR, S.A.
Operacional Programme: COMPETE2020
Investment Date: august 2023

Sustainable Development Goals:

03. Good Health And Well-Being09. Industry, Innovation And Infrastructure12. Responsible Consumption And Production16. Peace, Justice And Strong Institutions