Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare

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]

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Technology enabled care is already transforming the way we deliver health, care and support services in Scotland, providing us with exciting opportunities to care in new ways and help manage rising costs and demand.

Benefits to date include:

  • safe, effective and personalised care;
  • easier access to services;
  • more efficient use of workforce capacity and skills;
  • reduced need to travel for professionals, patients, service users and carers
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Scotland is currently recognised as a world leader in technology enabled care, with the Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare (SCTT) at the forefront of supporting service redesign, delivering digital solutions and better outcomes for our citizens.

SCTT will support the wider NHS Scotland and Social Care services through the promotion and facilitation of scalable technology enabled services and will develop a robust pipeline of emerging digital opportunities. Focus for the next 5 years will be on the expansion and embedding of the following programmes:

  • home and mobile health monitoring;
  • telecare;
  • video conferencing enabled services;
  • digital apps and services

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]