Social Care & Care Homes

TEC’s Social Care & Care Homes programme supports the introduction and embedding of digital approaches and technology across social care and social work in Scotland.

By Nicola.Padden, Fri, 24/12/2021

Danielle Roxburgh, Rapid Access Team Lead, East Renfrewshire HSCP, talking about this service which deals with short-term, focussed support for people with less complex needs, the opportunities for self-management and the impact of early intervention.

By Nicola.Padden, Fri, 24/12/2021

This Briefing Note has been developed to align with Scottish Government measures to support the current system pressures.

By Nicola.Padden, Wed, 22/12/2021

Janine Bain, East Ayrshire Smart Supports Team, talking about the benefits gained from appropriate use of technology and the importance of embedding it with colleagues and supporting them to upskill.

 

 

By Nicola.Padden, Wed, 22/12/2021

The Smart Supports Team sits within the Thinking Differently Team at East Ayrshire HSCP. They support individuals and their colleagues to understand and use technology solutions where the standard or enhanced telecare offer may not be suitable.

Compendium poster

The TEC Digital Social Care Programme has collated our Digital Champions' top tips and recommended resources for introducing digital support and activiti

By Nicola.Padden, Tue, 30/11/2021

This document provides an overview of the role of the Digital Dementia Advisor (DDA) in Alzheimer Scotland,

The role is to support people living with dementia at home to retain their independence and quality of life using a range of technology, and working closely with other teams, including the telecare service.

By Nicola.Padden, Tue, 30/11/2021

This overview describes the role of a Technology (Tech) Advisor.

This role is to provide support and guidance for assessment staff to ensure that consideration of technology enabled care and support is embedded in assessment, care management and review practice.