Telehealth and Telecare

  • Telehealth and Telecare
  • With an overall focus of ‘at scale’, the National Telehealth and Telecare Delivery Plan for Scotland to 2015 launched in the spring of 2013. It sets out the Scottish Government’s, CoSLA’s and NHSScotland’s commitment to embed technology-enabled options in the redesign of our health, care and support services, build confidence in how it can be used to make a difference to our everyday lives and ensure it is reliable and easy for all to use. Read More

    Technology Enabled Care – Guidance for 2016-18

    8 December 2015 News

    Funding guidance now available for the next two years of the TEC Programme.   The main focus of the programme remains on ensuring that outcomes for individuals, in home or community settings, are improved through the application of technology as an integral part of quality cost-effective care and support. The ‘technology’ within this extends to the application […]

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    TEC Programme – Guidance for 2016-2018

    December 2015 Resource

    This guidance note sets out arrangements for the allocation of the Technology Enabled Care Programme funding over 2016/17 and 2017/18, totalling approximately £20 million – access here: TEC Programme – Guidance for Years 2 and 3 – 04 December 2015 (Final) We are seeking submissions from organisations, working in collaboration with their partners who can […]

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    Readiness Assessment for Technology Enabled Care

    November 2015 Resource

    This checklist has been produced as part of the TEC Programme, and is designed to prompt reflection on your readiness for adopting technology enabled care.  It builds on other checklists developed by the JIT, in particular on partnership working. It has been adapted from a published study of factors which influence successful adoption of technology into […]

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    New Falls Prevention & Management Tools

    30 September 2015 News

    A Scottish conference on Falls Prevention was brought to a standstill today (Wednesday 30 September) when a group of older people performed a flash mob dance to 80s Banarama pop hit “It Ain’t What You Do (Its The Way That You Do It)”. The group, from one of North Lanarkshire Leisure’s Strength and Balance Exercise […]

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    TEC Programme – Overview of Year One Activity

    August 2015 Resource

    This short paper provides an overview of investment released in 2015/16, grouped where possible into investment themes, and sets out some of the key areas of national activity, including that progressed under the Improvement Programme. TEC Programme – Overview of Year One Activity (July 2015)  

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