Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare

Latest News

latest news
Cancer Innovation Challenge Applications now open for the Cancer Innovation Challenge which aims to improve cancer care in Scotland. [more]
Crash Course in Human Centred Design Reminder that registration is open for the Crash Course in Human Centred Design scheduled for the 24th November. [more]
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN- Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium – Tuesday 21st November 2017 Registration is now open for the Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium on Tuesday 21st November 2017. [more]

Programmes

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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
Cancer Innovation Challenge Applications now open for the Cancer Innovation Challenge which aims to improve cancer care in Scotland. [more]
Crash Course in Human Centred Design Reminder that registration is open for the Crash Course in Human Centred Design scheduled for the 24th November. [more]
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN- Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium – Tuesday 21st November 2017 Registration is now open for the Home & Mobile Health Monitoring Symposium on Tuesday 21st November 2017. [more]