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Opportunity for Publication The International Journal of PUBLIC Health and Environmental Research are running an issue focussed exclusively on digital health and care, with the opportunity to submit articles. [more]
Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 webcast of the morning plenary session The Scottish Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 brought together 360 attendees in Glasgow. The morning session 9am-11am was webcast. The webcast is available to view. [more]
Recorded webinar: Rural Healthcare: Using Technology to Increase Access to Services The knowledge exchange webinar which involved participants in Scotland and Western Australia, was recorded during Digital Health and Care Week 2017 [more]

Patients Set to Benefit in Digital World

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Patients across Scotland are set to benefit from a range of digital services and apps – which will allow them to self-manage their own healthcare.

As people are living longer and Scotland copes with an ever-ageing population, the groundbreaking digital services are designed to take the pressure off busy NHS services.

The Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare (SCTT) has been working on various new tools and services alongside partners including the Scottish Government and European Commission. From improving mental health services to helping people at risk from falls, the digital tools and apps will help users stay happier, healthier and safer.

Those who need mental health support will also be able to benefit from the anonymity cCBT, which can be delivered in people’s homes and in the community.

There’s also Living It Up – an exciting digital service where citizens can interact with others in supporting them to manage long-term health conditions, those at risk of a fall as well as better connecting people within their local communities.

SCTT is also working on an interactive web-based cardiac rehabilitation tool and supporting a trial in Lothian and Forth Valley.All services are designed to fit in with the Scottish Government’s 2020 vision and support those with long-term health conditions – remain living independently – in their own homes.

Latest News

latest news
Opportunity for Publication The International Journal of PUBLIC Health and Environmental Research are running an issue focussed exclusively on digital health and care, with the opportunity to submit articles. [more]
Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 webcast of the morning plenary session The Scottish Digital Health and Social Care Conference 22.11.17 brought together 360 attendees in Glasgow. The morning session 9am-11am was webcast. The webcast is available to view. [more]
Recorded webinar: Rural Healthcare: Using Technology to Increase Access to Services The knowledge exchange webinar which involved participants in Scotland and Western Australia, was recorded during Digital Health and Care Week 2017 [more]