Time to complete this course:
90 minutes
Date of publication:
December 2016
Reviewed and updated: 
January 2018

This eLearning course introduces the concepts, history and future of telehealth, telecare and telemedicine in the UK and its adoption within the NHS to integrate primary, secondary and community health and social care delivery. The challenges of technology enabled care are explored as well as its application to support self-care and empower patients.

This course has been developed in collaboration with NHS Stoke-on-Trent CCG and West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN


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