In today’s connected world, technology is making it easier than ever before to access information and services. Devices like activity trackers, mobile phones and tablets can help people control and manage their own health, care and wellbeing.
NHS Education for Scotland's Technology Supporting People animations encourage people to use technology to improve the way they experience health and care.
Bridget is able to access her health and care services at any time, on any device. She finds it really useful when it comes to staying on top of her health.
Watch the animation to see how technology empowers Bridget to stay up-to-date, informed and connected.
Hew is not quite as comfortable with new technologies as Bridget, but he is still able to stay in control of his own care.
Watch the animation to see how a simple mobile phone helps Hew to better manage his health, care and wellbeing.
Technology Enabled Care is the use of technology to support people to live longer, healthier lives. This video by NHS Forth Valley includes 7 scenarios showing some technology most commonly used.
Do you have a video appointment with the hospital, GP or another provider? Find out how easy Attend Anywhere is to use with this step by step video guide.
Thinking about a video appointment with the hospital, your GP or another provider? This video by NHS Near Me explains how Attend Anywhere is used to facilitate video appointments from home.
This animation from the Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland explores the potential of digitally enhanced and integrated health and care services to transform the lives of people who need support.