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The Telecare, Telehealth and TECS Hub for Health and Care Professionals, Service Users and Carers

  • Live BT Event at London Global Headquarters – Tuesday 28th May 2024 (10.00-14.00). Registration and programme available now on Events.
  • “What’s data got to do with it?” Thinking Differently in a Digital World. (TEC Cymru virtual event). Wednesday 17th April 2024 (10.00-12.00). Presentations and a recording of the event now available on Events.
  • Live Lancaster Event – Tuesday 1st October 2024.

Keep Up To Date With The Digital Switchover!

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Fire Industry Association Webinar on 2G/3G Switch Off. Details on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

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Awareness of 3G Network Switch Off. Read the recent Ofcom letter on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

Forced migration of customers to digital landlines paused. Read BT’s letter on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

“We’d also encourage any vulnerable customers who have concerns or who haven’t told us about their circumstances to give us a call on 0330 1234 150.”

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Openreach stop selling WLR. Read the latest letter on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

NCS Releases Universal Digital Composer. Further details on our Digital Phone Switchover section.

Guidance from Careium on the 2G and 3G phaseout and its impact on telecare. Read their report on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

BT roll out their new home phone service across East Midlands. Details on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

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We have published a list of the latest digital ready telecare devices available. See our Digital Phone Switchover page.

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Everon have published a blog – How to Transition Safely from Analogue to Digital (Dos and Don’ts). Read more on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

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Openreach message to telecare ARCs and associated contacts. Read their letter on our Digital Phone Switchover page.

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TalkTalk encourage everyone to use their All IP Test Lab. Details on our Digital Phone Switchover page.


Careium partners with CAIR to offer care solution. Details on News.

Legrand and Possum Extend Exclusive Agreement for NOVOCare. Read more on News.

Taking Care acquires Technicare Solutions prevention platform. Full details on News.

Pivotell and Yorbl join forces. Read press release on News.

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Data Security and Privacy in TEC. Read Everon’s latest article on News.

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Read Everon’s article on misconceptions around SIM-based TEC solutions on News.

Astraline’s press release on their latest research project – The Science of Safer Homes – can now be read on News.

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Orbl CEO writes article on Assisted Living Technologies. Now available on News.

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NRS partners with Sheffield City Council. Read press release on News.

Careium partners with IoT Solutions Group. More details on News.

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Skyresponse and TeleAlarm join forces. Read press release on News.

What is Telecare, Telehealth and TECS?

View our web pages using the links below for an explanation of the terminology used and further information.

What is Telecare?    What is Telehealth?    What is TECS

Who are UKTelehealthcare?

UKTelehealthcare is the independent and impartial membership organisation for Telecare and Telehealth professionals, service providers, Clinical Commissioning Groups, Registered Social Landlords, suppliers and organisations with a related professional interest.

Our supply members include most of the UK companies which market the equipment monitoring the safety and well-being of the public, and our provider members include a large number of local authorities as well as private providers. We are dedicated to raising the profile of telecare and telehealth services by making people know how telehealthcare products can transform their lives.

Our mission is to support health and care professionals and suppliers to deliver the widest choice and range of appropriate Technology Enabled Care Services (TECS) to patients, service users and their carers, and to raise awareness and encourage the use of technology.

Get the Answers from your Professional Network!

Members – Why not use our blogging facility to post questions, talk about your products or discuss issues in our General, All IP or Technical Forums? See one member’s comments below.

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“I have to say, this is my 1st time utilising the service (I have commented before, but not posted a question) and the response has been fantastic. The customer’s son ended up purchasing a device that was recommended by a forum member.”

John Patterson (Assistive Technology Co-ordinator) London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham

All you need is a member’s web account. If you don’t have one email admin@uktelehealthcare.com.