HMHM is the use of digital remote monitoring technology to enable patients outside of hospital to receive, record and relay clinically relevant information about their current health and wellbeing. It is used to inform or guide self management decisions by the patient and to support diagnosis, treatment and care decisions by professionals.
HMHM has grown in Scotland and can help manage the growing demand for health and care services, supporting integrated care. As part of this TEC programme workstream SCTT has developed the following:-
In 2015, the Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare conducted a survey to establish a baseline of Home Health Monitoring activity. The survey helped improve knowledge and use of Home and Mobile Health Monitoring across Scotland. It also informed our National Road Map for scale up.
Below are reports on the Mobile and Home Health Monitoring Baseline Survey (2015) and Critical Success Factors for Implementation (2015).
Please click below to download these reports.