Telecare – from a therapist perspective

Minh TranClinical, Health Technology

When I first came across the term ‘Telecare’ I thought that the word was a combination of telephone + care, therefore Telecare. So I had this notion that it was care over the phone. I wasn’t too far off. “Telecare is support and assistance provided at a distance using information and communication technology. ┬áIt is the continuous, automatic and remote … Read More

Will accessible healthcare technology disrupt current delivery models?

Jugal ParekhAll, Cool, Design, Feature, Health Technology

For decades, scientists have been measuring bodily functions to improve health and fitness. Sports scientists have used wireless wearable tech to track the performance of athletes and recommend improvements. Larry Smarr, a physicist, and a computer scientist, has been measuring his bodily functions in minute detail, and in turn changing, and improving his lifestyle for better health outcomes. Advances in … Read More