Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare

Latest News

latest news
Tips to Support Effective Engagement Scottish Health Council have produced a series of handy Tips to Support Effective Engagement when planning changes to health and care services. [more]
Modernising social alarms and telecare Dr Malcolm Fisk has published an article on the importance of promoting cyber
awareness among service and
technology providers, while examining the wider scope of telecare. [more]
#NotWithoutMe Programme Carnegie UK Trust are delighted to announce the launch of next phase of the #NotWithoutMe Programme, including an exciting funding and development opportunity, which opens on 8th March. [more]

Health & Care VC Integration

Funded by the TEC Programme, the SCTT are developing video conferencing links into other sectors.

  • The SWAN network provides connectivity between public sector organisation.  A shared service for video conferencing has been established that allows video calls to pass between organisations.  This will allow end users to directly dial devices in partnering organisation.  This is the first shared service on the SWAN network.
  • A number of organisation use Skype for Business for both audio and video conferencing.  To support integration between standard video conferencing and Skype for Business a device is being installed that will provide direct links between the two systems.  This will allow easier communication between staff members.

 

Latest News

latest news
Tips to Support Effective Engagement Scottish Health Council have produced a series of handy Tips to Support Effective Engagement when planning changes to health and care services. [more]
Modernising social alarms and telecare Dr Malcolm Fisk has published an article on the importance of promoting cyber
awareness among service and
technology providers, while examining the wider scope of telecare. [more]
#NotWithoutMe Programme Carnegie UK Trust are delighted to announce the launch of next phase of the #NotWithoutMe Programme, including an exciting funding and development opportunity, which opens on 8th March. [more]