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New Resource. Chronic Disease Intelligence to Optimise Service Planning in Scotland Excellent new resource for service planners, commissioners, and all those interested in the challenges our services will be facing in the coming years. [more]
Digital Health and Care Strategy – Views Wanted Opportunity to get involved by contributing completing the survey and giving your view on the emerging Digital Health and Care Strategy. [more]
Launch of the Telecare Self Check Online Tool The Telecare Self Check Online Tool has gone live at http://www.telecareselfcheck.scot [more]

Social media networks tapped for smart environment for older people

Researchers in New Zealand to investigate the development of a ‘smart social environment’ integrating social media networking with digital health devices and smart house technologies.

The research, led by Massey University College of Business senior lecturer Richard Whiddett and colleagues Inga Hunter and Hans Guesgen, will investigate a novel approach to the delivery of healthcare support to older people by modelling an environment that can provide information about an older person’s health and wellness to their individualised health support network.For full details of this, and other Australasia Health IT news, visit http://www.pulseitmagazine.com.au/

 

Latest News

latest news
New Resource. Chronic Disease Intelligence to Optimise Service Planning in Scotland Excellent new resource for service planners, commissioners, and all those interested in the challenges our services will be facing in the coming years. [more]
Digital Health and Care Strategy – Views Wanted Opportunity to get involved by contributing completing the survey and giving your view on the emerging Digital Health and Care Strategy. [more]
Launch of the Telecare Self Check Online Tool The Telecare Self Check Online Tool has gone live at http://www.telecareselfcheck.scot [more]