The UK's two approaches to telecare

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From Sunderland’s ‘let’s give telecare to as many people as we can’ approach as an act of faith in prevention and as an underpinning for social services: How does Sunderland provide social care to all residents who need it? (David Brindle, Guardian) to the ‘let’s give it to a village and research it to see if it really does any good’ approach in Surrey: First independent insights into need and potential for telecare. (SEHTA press release.)

Speculating on the cultural differences embodied in the approaches could keep a conversation going for hours.