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Telecare and Telehealth - An Introduction at Acacia Training

Course description

Telehealth is the delivery of health care related services and information via telecommunication technologies. It supports independent living by providing health care services from a distance (e-health). There is an increasing need to lay the foundations for the rapid and widespread adoption of telecare and telehealth solutions across the UK. As a result, this module aims to not only provide an increased awareness of telecare and telehealth but also stimulate behavior changes across a wide range of target audiences. On completion of this course learners will:
- Have an introductory knowledge of the main opportunities to deliver and receive health and social care at a distance
- Have a more focused understanding of how these initiatives may influence the ways in which you work
- Understand the key drivers of the development and implementation of telecare and telehealth, including achieving more effective and higher quality care
- Know where to source more detailed information. - See more at: http://www.acacia.ac.uk/course_detail.php?id=112#sthash.8TApTTX0.dpuf

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course. 

Future opportunities

At the end of of this course you will be able to print a Virtual College certificate. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Acacia Training directly.

Last updated date: 18 August 2015
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