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Near Me – January and February 2021

NHS Near Me

Near Me Network Regional Webinar Series 2021

The Near Me team is holding four Regional webinars in January and February 2021.  These will offer Regional examples and speakers of how Near Me is being used by GPs and primary care staff. The dates are highlighted below but to find out more and how to join please see the flyer. For further information email nss.nearme@nhs.scot or DM @NHSNearMe

Thursday 14th January NHS Highland, NHS Shetland, NHS Orkney and NHS  Western Isles (12:30 – 13:30) Book here

Thursday 21st January NHS Grampian, NHS Tayside, and NHS Forth Valley (12:30 – 13:30) Book here

Thursday 4th February NHS Lothian, NHS Fife, and NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde (12:30 – 13:30) Book Here

Thursday 11th February NHS Dumfries & Galloway, NHS Lanarkshire, NHS Borders, and NHS Ayrshire & Arran (12:30 – 13:30) Book Here

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DigiFest 2020 Programme

Technology Enabled Care

Digital Approaches in Care Homes

Digital Inclusion – Connecting Residents in Scotland’s Care Homes initiative

– Launched on Monday 16 November 2020

Digital Inclusion – Connecting Residents in Scotland’s Care Homes initiative is a programme of work led by Scottish Government and delivered with Connecting Scotland, in collaboration with COSLA, the Care Inspectorate, Scottish Care and the Scottish Social Services Council. For more information, or to apply, visit the programme page

Technology Enabled Care (TEC)

Technology Enabled Care is defined as “where outcomes for individuals in home or community settings are improved through the application of technology (such as Near Me) as an integral part of quality, cost effective care and support to look after more people at home”.

Technology Enabled Care

About the TEC programme

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