September/October's Telecare LIN eNewsletter published (UK)

Categories: Latest News.

Just published, the eNewsletter covering September and October (65 pages), and billed as “the most comprehensive public telecare and telehealth news listing available.” Main items are:

  • Results of the Kent Telehealth Pilot (2005-2007) covering 250 patients
  • Buying Solutions framework [no new info]
  • Telecare and telehealth map updates, including new colour coding
  • Summary CQC telecare figures 2010 (performance of the 152 social care authorities)
    [Interesting snippets:
    LA and LA with partner agencies, planned new telecare users in 2009-10 : 143,031. Outturn: 129,232
    31 authorities plan to
    decrease their additional users in 2010/2011
    There is no CQC count planned for 2011]
  • News from the West Midlands
  • WSDAN report from the 30 June event including economics issues around telecare and telehealth
  • Conference information

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