As Corporate Partners to the TSA, PA Consulting is uniquely placed to support commissioners of social care and health to maximise the opportunity that care technology is now proven to deliver. PA Consulting is fully certified through TSA’s Quality Standards Framework and widely acclaimed for their contributions to the sector. PA have won industry awards such as the 2022 ITEC award for Innovation In TEC and were finalists in two categories in the 2022 LGC awards.
PA Consulting is a founding member of the TEC Action Alliance, which aims to put, centre stage, the voice of people who draw on care, so technology enabled systems and solutions are truly co-produced and person-centred. More information can be found here. The TSA, in partnership with PA Consulting, facilitate regular workshops and presentations to share expertise and support industry best practice.
PA Consulting supports commissioners of social care and health care in two principal ways:
Argenti, our innovative approach to technology-enabled care, gives advanced automated support to those in need 24 hours a day and connects care workers to service users for better, more efficient care. This multi award winning service delivers better outcomes for the services user, for care and health practitioners, as well as realisable financial benefits to commissioners.
PA Consulting has worked with commissioners of care and heath, as well as international organisations, delivering everything from strategic advice to service to service improvement of existing in-house services. Its work includes:
Below are examples of PA Consulting’s experience in these areas:
Argenti during the COVID-19 outbreak
Using innovative technology-enabled care to support vulnerable people to stay independent during the pandemic.
Wellbeing Automated Calls Service
Speeding up support for over 50,000 vulnerable people shielding at home from COVID-19. Winner of the 2022 ITEC award for Innovation in TEC.
Robotics in care
Transforming social care delivery through the application of robotic technology.
“It’s been a really positive experience working with PA. The work they did in a short space of time will be invaluable in helping us move forward with our plans.
The discussions with people around the system have really helped to raise the profile for the assistive technology service and has given us a great platform to work from. The way that staff have engaged so positively with this is testament to PA’s ways of working.”
Jodi Pilling, Ex-Head of Transformation & Performance, Supporting People, London Borough of Camden
“It was a real partnership. We approached PA because we wanted shared ownership and they delivered that. Organisations like us need to champion organisations like PA who are in this for the right reasons.”
Nikki Ralph, Head of Strategic Commissioning, London Borough of Islington
“I've worked with countless suppliers over the years and PA are top of the spectrum.”
Steve Pugh, Head of Service (Access and Digital), Leicestershire County Council
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