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Keep Up To Date With The Digital Switchover!


  • Read the report on Ofcom’s All IP Working Group 26th April 2021 on our All IP page.


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CSL have recently created a short 2 minute video explaining All IP for the Telecare sector.

Watch their video here.



  • Visit our All IP page to read about the latest updates from BT, Virgin and other providers on the digital switchover.



  • Could all ARCS please provide their incoming telephone numbers – see our All IP page for further details.



UKTelehealthcare Events

Coming Up (Further details to follow.)

1st Digital MarketPlace (11.00-13.00) Tuesday 8th June 2021

UKTelehealthcare Forum (11.00-13.00) Tuesday 15th June 2021

2nd Digital MarketPlace (11.00-13.00) Tuesday 29th June 2021

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UKTHC Digital MarketPlace 2

Tuesday 16th March 2021 (11.00-13.00)

 See Events for links to presentations and a recording of the event.


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UKTHC Digital MarketPlace 1

Tuesday 9th March 2021 (11.00-13.00)


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Phil Bridges


“Interactive & lively!”: A note of thanks from Oysta’s Mario Zuccaro

Being a part of the UKTelehealthcare Panel on Tuesday 9th has been a pleasure and both Philip Bridges and I would like to thank everyone that joined us and contributed. It was an interactive and lively session – just what we were after!

Shifting the dialogue away from what the technology does to what vulnerable independent people (VIP) need, we were lucky enough to have colleagues from the manufacturing and service provision sectors with us, to add their thoughts to the ring.

We had some fantastic questions thrown at us from MarketPlace attendees, covering everything from what is important to VIPs to how we try to engage Government to support the TEC industry as a valued partner. Discussing how we deliver positive outcomes to the VIP as well as to the care providing organisation investing in the technology, we felt that we achieved a useful session with plenty of actions to progress.

Thanks once again for joining us. For further information on Oysta Technology, please visit: www.oysta-technology.com, and find us on LinkedIn, Twitter & Facebook.

See Events for full details, presentations and a recording of the event.





UKTHC All IP Forum Webinar

Tuesday 2nd March 2021 (11.00-13.00)


Our all IP Forum hosted a panel of representatives from major organisations involved in the digital switchover.

Full details and a recording of the event are available on our Events page.


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UKTHC 2nd January Digital MarketPlace

Tuesday 26th January 2021 (11.00-12.00)

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Our guest speaker at our second UKTelehealthcare Digital MarketPlace on Tuesday 26th January 2021 was Anne Davis – Director of Quality Programs and Medicare Strategy at HMS and author of Vibe Guide.

See Events for presentations and a recording of the webinar.



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Bonus Digital MarketPlace

Tuesday 19th January 2021 (11.00-13.00)

Jonathan Lord MP


Jonathan Lord, MP for Woking, gave the keynote speech at this event. Jonathan Lord has served as the MP for Woking since 2010 and has taken an active interest in supporting the provision of healthcare in his constituency. His ambition is to have the best acute and chronic healthcare for everyone in the constituency and continued support for the excellent work of Woking Community Hospital and the areas GPs.

See Events for further details, a recording of the event and links to presentations.


Members’ Forum Webinar 12th January 2021

We held our first 2021 UKTelehealthcare Members’ Forum on Tuesday 12th of January which included presentations from our members at Southwark, TeleAlarm, CSL and Oysta.  Jonathan Shaw and Clive Gilbert from Policy Connect also gave a presentation about the work of the All Party Parliamentary Group Assistive Technology (APPGAT) and the opportunities for members to become involved in shaping the policy through the APPG and the planned Smart Homes and Independent Living Commission.

Thank you to Phil Bridges from Oysta who stepped in at the last minute to host a lively and light-hearted interactive session which, at least for a short time, took our minds off the pandemic and how it’s not only affecting our industry but each one of us personally.  Thanks also to all the presenters and delegates who took part and shared views in our panel session.

Over 60 delegates from across the UK attended the event, but if you missed it a recording is now available on the Members’ Area on our website.  If you are not a UKTelehealthcare member but are interested in joining and would like to view the event please email julia@uktelehealthcare.com for a one-off guest link.

Our next digital event will be a MarketPlace event on Tuesday 19th January at 11:00 which is a free event open to both members and non-members.  Please click here for the full programme and link.

  • If you are a member and have a user account you will also be able to access the new All IP Posts and read and respond to new posts.


Recent News

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Doro partners with giffgaff to donate phones to isolated seniors. Read more on News.



appello telecare organisation logo Appello, a leading provider of digital Technology Enabled Care (TEC) solutions for local authorities and housing providers, has published a new guide to the role of cloud solutions in TEC. Download their guide, Go Further with Cloud. You can also book their webinar for Local Authorities and Housing Providers on 12th May at 1.30pm using the same link.


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CSL have released an All IP update and Warden Call Scheme case study. More details on News.



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Appello launches new analogue to digital protocol conversion solution. Read more on News.



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Read about Appello’s new Cloud Services on News.



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Doro launches new digital social alarm. Read press release.


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See Doro’s press release about their new mobile phone service.




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Doro Acquire Connexus Careline. Read press release here.



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Read Hawkeye’s latest press release on telecare monitoring and the digital switchover.



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Read Appello’s latest report on TECS trends for 2021 with downloadable guide.





CAIR announce the launch of their new website. Read more here.



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Read Oysta’s press release on their new Oysta Pearl II product.



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Read Appello’s latest press release on supported housing here and see webinar details below.


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Read Doro’s 12th August 2020 press release here on Eldercare acquisition.


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Read the GDS July press release on putting digital at the heart of the community.


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Tunstall Healthcare reveals plans for continued growth. Read July press release here.


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Read  a brilliant newspaper article about Johnnie Johnson’s all female TEC team – “Charlie’s Angels” here.


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TECS Contract with West Sussex County Council and NHS goes Live. Read press release here.



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Tunstall Healthcare secures funding to support continued growth. Read their latest press release here.




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.

“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.”Hammersmith & Fulham Logo

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.