Today marks the fourth National Housing Day, a day where we recognise the positive impact that housing can have on individuals and communities. I thought I would take the opportunity to reflect on the positive impact that I have seen recently in the […]
In this blog, Jo Denny, Telehealth Triage Nurse for Tameside and Glossop NHS Foundation Trust, talks about the topical issue of delayed discharge from NHS hospitals and how telehealthcare could be used as part of the solution.
This International Day of Charity we talk about the great efforts that staff at Tunstall have made over the Summer to raise money for charities of their choice.
Leggin’ it in Leeds
In May, Our Director of HR, Gemma Dale ran the Leeds Half Marathon to raise funds for Retrak Charity.
“I completed Leeds half marathon in support of Retrak Charity. I first learned about Retrak and their work from a good friend who is a trustee. They work across Africa […]
We first set up a demo room around 6 and a half years ago in the main national rehabilitation hospital in Donnybrook co Dublin, and following its success there we now have around 8-10 demo rooms across Ireland providing a variety of services.
Demo rooms are normally set […]
Today we welcomed a visitor from the Alzheimer’s Society to see the Tunstall Response centre and Innovations Centre. The order of the visit is very deliberate and whilst the Innovations Centre does indeed contain shiny new gadgets, what really matters is the service and the people element of […]
Adrian Scaife, UK Product Marketing Manager, Tunstall Healthcare, blogs about why we still need standards in a digital world.
I was inspired to write this blog after reading two very different articles over the weekend but it emerged they had a common theme.
The first article was about the car industry’s first fatality involving an autonomous driving feature called auto pilot.
The fatal crash of a Tesla […]
Tunstall Vitaris is Tunstall Healthcare Group’s French connected care business, based in Le Creusot, we support 120,000 subscribers, and deal with over 1.5m calls per year (1m incoming and 500,000 outbound calls). The work we do spans psychological support services tackling isolation and wellbeing, and providing proactive support to caregivers […]
When I left school back in 1973 I embarked on the first steps of a rewarding and varied career – I began my 3 year Apprenticeship at the Post Office Telecommunications (now known as BT) in Telephone Engineering. We are now offering very […]
This Carers Week, Steve Barnard, Strategic Director of Innovation at Hft, describes how Hft (a national charity supporting adults with learning disabilities) has used personalised (also known as assistive) technology to support people with learning disabilities and carers to live more independent, safe and healthy lives.
From specialist telecare systems to simple safer bath-plugs, personalised technology can have a huge impact on people with learning disabilities, giving them more […]