Technology Enabled Care solutions and Assistive Technology Survey

Closes 28 Feb 2023

Opened 12 Sep 2022

Overview

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Technology Enabled Care Solutions (TECS) describes a range of health and care technologies such as Telecare, Telehealth, Telemedicine /Teletriage and Home Activity Tracking Systems.  In this survey we will be using the word TECS when talking about this.

TECS is a way to describe community equipment and would cover all technologies such as phone applications and smart home adaptations (like Alexa, mood lighting, digital security furniture sensors to prevent falls in the home , smart phone applications like HIVE, smart plugs and flood detectors, medication prompts to name but a few examples) 

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It includes technology that assists people with disabilities and mobility needs, and it provides an adapted solution to help people to improve their skills, manage their conditions and remain independent. 

Why your views matter

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We would like to find out:

  • If you are aware of technology/assistive technology and the products available

  • What the barriers are to using technology and assistive technology

  • If you use technology or assistive technology how they have helped you or people you care for.

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If you would like some help completing this survey, please contact Hannah Dollard on 07974 635332 and a suitable time will be arranged to complete this with you.

Give us your views

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Public

Interests

  • Health & Wellbeing
  • Social care
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