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TSA offers membership to all organisations involved in telecare and/or telehealth service delivery; technology development and deployment; commissioning; support services; research and patient and/or service user representation.  Our current membership represents all these areas, and continues to grow both across the UK and overseas.

 

By becoming a member of the TSA, you will benefit from:

 

TSA representation, helping to shape and improve the industry.  TSA works closely with:

 

Development of your business, by networking at member only regional fora to:

  • Share best practice
  • Learn about the latest industry developments and innovations
  • Keep informed about technical developments, policy and legislation that impact on your business
  • Generate new contacts and business leads
  • Participate in working groups, expert committees and Think Tanks

 

Improvement in your knowledge of this rapidly changing sector, and accelerated learning, utilising the TSA's dedicated resources:

  • Telehealth specialist groups, including the Telehealth Forum
  • Telecare operational support, including How To... information and Good Practice Guides
  • Technical Standards Committee addressing Next Generation Networks (NGN's) and IP solutions
  • One to one advice about quality standards and Code accreditation
  • Participation in the annual member survey
  • Access to specialist reports
  • Participation in online polls and discussion groups

 

Reassurance of your customers, gaining a business edge and recognition of your high standards, through accreditation to the national TSA Telecare Code of Practice:

  • Work toward accreditation to the independently audited TSA Code, developed by telecare experts and recognised within key telecare documents for England, Scotland and Wales
  • Keep the standards relevant through regular Code events, and feedback sessions
  • The Telehealth elements to the Code of Practice are currently in development

 

As part of your membership you receive:

 

Invitations to Exclusive Events (free to attend for members), including:

The Annual General Meeting; Regional Fora; Issue specific events; eg NGN's, Safeguarding, Internet Protocol, Telehealth focused events

 

Member only rates, and priority booking for key events, including:

The International Telecare and Telehealth Conference, Code of Practice Training Events, Telecare and Telehealth Training Events.

 

Publications including:

  • Free listing in the member directory, available for view on the website
  • Free copies of theLink magazine (4 editions per year)
  • Free copies of the TSA Annual Report - recognised as the key authoritative document for telecare and telehealth
  • Free editorial submission to theLink magazine
  • Regular e-bulletins featuring the latest information about telecare and telehealth
  • Reduced advertising rates in theLink magazine
  • Reduced email advertising rates to the TSA membership for jobs and tenders.

 

The TSA has different types of membership to suit different types of organisations.  These are: