The PRSB will use information gathered in focus groups to develop standards for social care professionals to follow when developing digital solutions.
During the first stage PRSB will be working with different local areas across England to determine which social care situations require national standards.
Sixteen organisations are set to receive a share of £4.5m to enable them to roll out their local digital projects on a wider scale.
The Uni has partnered with Legal & General to offer a 7-year research programme across medicine, life sciences, engineering, informatics and data sciences.
Person Centred Software, which enables care to be logged digitally via an app, has been placed 31st on the Deloitte Tech Fast 50.
Around 900,000 telecare users in the UK could be affected as BT and Virgin Media begin to retire analogue phone networks, a report from Doro Care has suggested.
Immedicare’s telemedicine platform provides care home residents with 24-hour access to clinicians based at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust in Yorkshire.
The new platform aims to support 250 social care workers at Cambridgeshire Country Council who provide reablement support in the community.
The grant is for products that have already been piloted in local areas, or have a strong evidence base, with a view to implementing them in larger areas.
The entry level of the DSPT has been specifically designed for care providers as a stepping stone towards achieving the full toolkit.