AKTIVE

Using technology to sustain independence

Richard Farrell-Smith, Tunstall’s Group Product Manager, discusses the Advancing Knowledge of Telecare for Independence and Vitality in later lifE (AKTIVE) project ahead of his presentation at King’s Fund congress.

I work in the product team here at Tunstall and I am very much looking forward to The King’s Fund International Digital Health and Care Congress this week. ‘What is the future for health and social care?’ is a question the event will aim to answer, and it is […]

By |September 8th, 2014|Features|1 Comment

Better living with technology?

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Tunstall’s Richard Farrell-Smith talks about how insight and learning obtained from the AKTIVE (Advancing Knowledge of Telecare for Independence and Vitality in later lifE) project can help people to live better lives.

Led by CIRCLE at the University of Leeds, with partners at the University of Oxford, Inventya and Tunstall, the AKTIVE project explored how telecare can be developed to enhance people’s independence. AKTIVE began in May 2011, announced […]