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Discussion Paper Health technologies – are older people interested?

Health technologies – are older people interested?

That we are living longer healthier lives is a fact - with over 65s making up 17% of the population in 2010 - an increase of 1.7 million since 1985, projected to rise to 23% by 2035 – and a cause for celebration! It does however, highlight a challenge; we know that the highest users of health services are the over 75s and that the average NHS spending for retired households is nearly double that for non-retired households. read on Health technologies – are older people interested?

2020health Report Yorkshire & the Humber Telehealth Hub

Yorkshire & the Humber Telehealth Hub

This report presents the results of a qualitative evaluation of the Yorkshire and the Humber Telehealth Hub by 2020health. The University of Hull separately evaluated the quantitative results, which are also attached to this publication. read on Yorkshire & the Humber Telehealth Hub

2020health Report Telehealth

Telehealth

This 2020health White Paper builds on our recent report “HealthCare without Walls: A Framework for delivering telehealth at scale” to explore lessons learnt at the world's largest user of telehealth services: the US Veterans Health Administration (VHA). This short paper explores what the NHS and the US VHA could learn from one another in their implementation and development of telehealth, and to highlight the essentials for success. read on Telehealth

2020health Report Fixing NHS IT: A Plan of Action for a New Government

Fixing NHS IT: A Plan of Action for a New Government

The report, 'Fixing NHS IT' puts forward a detailed rescue plan for the £12 billion National Programme for Information Technology (NPfIT). Recommendations are made for how to save £1bn and get IT working better for patients. read on Fixing NHS IT: A Plan of Action for a New Government

2020health Report Health, humanity and justice: Emerging technologies and health policy in the 21st Century

Health, humanity and justice: Emerging technologies and health policy in the 21st Century

The report, 'Health, humanity and justice' illustrates that new technologies are about more than health and science, but concern humanity and justice too. read on Health, humanity and justice: Emerging technologies and health policy in the 21st Century

'Health Tech & You'

The AXA PPP 'Health Tech & You' Awards aim to recognise and celebrate individuals, companies and innovations that are changing healthcare and people’s lives across the world.

Founded by three leaders in their fields, AXA PPP healthcare, Design Museum and 2020health, Health Tech & You aims to bring this health tech revolution to as many people as possible. read on 'Health Tech & You'

BB Radio Coventry New technology set to help people stay independent

New technology set to help people stay independent

Coventry city councillors are set to back a series of proposals to help people return to their homes more quickly after a stay in hospital, stay safer in their homes and provide more support for their carers – all through the use of new technology. Julia Manning, Chief Executive at 2020health talked to Shane O' Conner at BBC Radio Coventry to discuss the implications. read on New technology set to help people stay independent