Who is Technology Enabled Care (TEC) for?

TEC has a number of applications and, depending on your individual situation, can enable you to remain independent and safe in your own home.

Below is a chart detailing a number of concerns you may have, with potential TEC solutions. The chart does not cover all situations or TEC on the market, but gives you an understanding of the scope that TEC has.


What are the risks/concerns?

Outcome hoping to achieve

TEC Possible Solution

Who is TEC for?

Safety outside of the home

Promote independence

Peace of mind for individual and family

Build confidence

Ownfone mobile device

Footprint (GPS)

Oysta Pearl (GPS)

Mental Health Conditions

Victims of crime

Learning Disabilities

Older people

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Lone workers

Falls

Increase confidence

Enable to live independently

Peace of mind for individual and family

Detect a fall and automatically raise an alert preventing a long lie

Footprint

Oysta Pearl

Ownfone

Ivi Intelligent Falls Pendant

Vibby Falls Watch

Occupancy Sensors; bed, chair, floor

Older people

Learning Disabilities

Mental Health Conditions

Long term conditions

Palliative care

Family and Carers

Risk of Intruders

Increase confidence

Maximise safety

Peace of mind for individuals and family

Bogus Caller

Door Sensor

Lifeline and Pendant

Footprint

Lone workers

Mental Health Conditions

Victims of crime

Learning Disabilities

Older people

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Unable to summon emergency help

Peace of mind for individual and family

Build confidence

Enable independent living

Lifeline and Pendant

PIR Sensors

Pendant to carer/family Pager

Bogus Caller

Ownfone

Oysta Pearl

Older people

Victims of crime

Learning Disabilities

Mental Health Conditions

Palliative Care

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Support unpaid carers

Increase confidence

Enable independent living

Reduce likelihood of harm

Reduce stress on unpaid carer

Keysafe

Lifeline and Pendant

Alarmed Pill Dispenser

Ivi Intelligent Falls Pendant

Vibby Falls Watch

PIR Sensors

Door sensor

Memo Minder

Rosebud Clock

Care Assist Pager

Learning Disabilities

Mental Health Conditions

Older People

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Forgets to take medication, appointments, have food/fluid etc

Increase confidence

Increase security

Prompts independence

Stay at home for longer

Reduce likelihood of harm

Maximise health

Reduce risk of hospital admission

Rosebud Clock

Alarmed Pill Dispenser

Older People

Learning Disabilities

Mental Health Conditions

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Accidental flooding

Increase confidence

Increase safety

Magiplug

Flood Detector

Older People

Mental Health Conditions

Learning Disabilities

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, such as boiler, heater, cigarettes

Increase safety

Maximise health

Prompts independence

Carbon Monoxide Detector

Smoke Detector

Older People

Mental Health Conditions

Learning Disabilities

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

House Temperature, such as too hot or too cold

Increase safety

Maximise health

Temperature Detector

Older People

Mental Health Conditions

Learning Disabilities

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Fires in the house

Increase confidence

Increase safety

Stay at home for longer

Enable Independent Living

Smoke Detector

Carbon Monoxide

Temperature Detector

Lifeline and Pendant

Door Sensor

Older People

Mental Health Conditions

Learning Disabilities

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

Incontinence

Enable independent living

Reduce harm

Relieve family stress

Enuresis bed mat

Older People

Mental Health Conditions

Learning Disabilities

Palliative Care

Long term conditions

Family and Carers

To find out how you can access TEC please click here.

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