Twelve councils have been awarded £20,000 each by NHS Digital to explore how digital technologies can improve social care.
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An open source telehealth kit built using Raspberry Pi will be piloted with heart patients at a southern NHS trust this financial year.
South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is carrying out quality testing on its clinical portal as it prepares to pilot the system with an acute surgical team.
Surrey and Borders partnership NHS Foundation Trust will pilot a bespoke telehealth system for service users with severe depression.
Eight GP practices in West Cornwall will pilot a data sharing scheme using Microtest’s Guru to allow local A&E clinicians and the local out-of-hours GP service with access to patients’ GP records.