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Social Care programme news

The social care programme focuses on improving digital maturity in the adult social care provider sector (such as domiciliary care and care homes) and helping adult social care to join up its IT systems with the health sector.

Read about the latest updates to the social care programme. 

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Digital Social Care Pathfinder Grant helps Charity integrate Acoustic Monitors with Care Planning Software for additional safety

The Friends of the Elderly charity was awarded a Social Care Digital Pathfinders grant which promotes wide scale adoption of digital solutions. To achieve the roll-out of the cutting-edge technology, Friends of the Elderly has been working with care planning software provider KareInn; and Ally, who provide wireless acoustic monitoring systems which deploy artificial intelligence. The project has been running for six months, with early signs of improved health outcomes for residents.