Edinburgh Telecare Development programme. Paddy Corscadden Telecare Development programme Manager. Aims. Background Project bid Project plans Progress to date Pro’s and Con’s Risks Lessons learned Future plans. Why use it ?. 1 person in 88 has dementia
Telecare Development programme Manager.
Demographic Change in Scotland 1911-2031
National development programme.
OPCP (Live better in later life)
Project award £685K (06-09)
Match funding of £700k (06-09)
Project board – decision makers
Regular feedback to Scottish Government
The central hub that detects all the wireless signals and dials out to Community Alarm
Picks up when you have had a fall and raise an alarm automatically
Detects when you have left bed and not returned.
Turn on a light
Raise an alarm
Bed occupancy detector
Cooker isolator systems
Natural gas and
Flood and smoke detectors
Can be linked to CAS
Call handling system
Health Care workers
Family and Friends
From this (£2000) in 1983)
5 mega pixel camera