New Commission to explore role of technology in reformed social care

new commission to explore role of technology in reformed social care

Sumary of New Commission to explore role of technology in reformed social care:

  • IStock-FredFroese The Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) and the TEC Services Association (TSA) are joining forces to launch a Commission that will explore the role of technology in a reformed social care system..
  • The two national care bodies ADASS and the TSA have joined forces to launch the Commission which will make recommendations to government, the health, care, and housing sectors, and the technology enabled care (TEC) industry on the role of digital technology in a reformed adult social care system..
  • The Commission will explore how better access to technology could improve joint working between health, social care, and housing, and offer more preventative, responsive support, shaped around the individual..
  • “Over the last few months, technology enabled care has been a lifeline, improving people quality of life during very difficult times and supporting individuals to self-manage their own health..
  • “We want to build on this normalisation of technology and create a roadmap for improving social care through more innovative and informed commissioning of digital solutions..
  • Technology enabled care The Commission will bring together influential figures from adult social care, health and housing, including local authority directors of Adult Social Services, chief executives from councils, care and housing bodies, and leaders from NHSX, the Department of Health and Social Care, and the Local Government Association..
  • It will be chaired by internationally renowned Spanish health care leader, Rafael Bengoa who is Co-Director of The Institute for Health &.
  • Iain MacBeath, Strategic Director of Health and Wellbeing at City of Bradford Metropolitan District and ADASS Honorary Treasurer, said:.
  • “We set up this Commission because of a recognition by directors of adult social services that more needs to be done to integrate technology with social care…

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