The UK's two approaches to telecare

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.