The Telecare, Telehealth and TECS Hub for Health and Care Professionals, Service Users and Carers
Presentations and a recording of our digital event held on Wednesday 29th November 2023 are now available on Events.
Keep Up To Date With The Digital Switchover!
Openreach stop selling WLR. Read the latest letter on our Digital Phone Switchover page.
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.
We have published a list of the latest digital ready telecare devices available. See our Digital Phone Switchover page.
Openreach message to telecare ARCs and associated contacts. Read their letter on our Digital Phone Switchover page.
TalkTalk encourage everyone to use their All IP Test Lab. Details on our Digital Phone Switchover page.
What is Telecare, Telehealth and TECS?
View our web pages using the links below for an explanation of the terminology used and further information.
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.
“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 firstname.lastname@example.org.