At the recent NHS Innovations Expo, 3millionlives featured a summary of the potential cost savings that CCG's could achieve based on one of the key findings from the Whole System Demonstrators (WSD's) - a 20% reduction in emergency admissions.
Health and Social Care organisations considering commissioning a Telehealth, Telecare or Telecoaching service at scale will need to ensure the elements of service, technology, quality and commercial processes integrate to provide a safe, cost effective, and patient centric offering. This paper details the basic requirements of such a service, all of which must be included in any scalable and sustainable mainstream technology enabled service, including telehealth, telecare or telecoaching.
NHS England have issued their vision statement for 3millionlives. This statement reflects the importance of 3millionlives in the achievement of service transformation and integrated care.
NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group have provided a number of case studies and patient experience stories which highlight how telehealth has assisted the development of their healthcare provision. These case studies can be found within 3ml Telehealth Resources.