Across all sites, the use of telemonitoring aimed to:
Click on the link below for the Congestive Heart Failure Model of Care – Scotland
All three health boards utilised the same technology as for COPD.
The main differences in terms of equipment provision were the number and type of peripheral devices. For example, scales to record weight are a fundamental element to the CHF service delivery model.
Outlined in the document below is a summary of equipment used within the CHF services.
All services offered training to staff, patients and carers. While training varied widely, it related to the use of equipment and is recognised as a key area for successful implementation of Telehealth.