TSA Staff and Board Member published blogs relating to the organisation's work programmes, events and projects.
TSA features in Connected Health Guardian supplement

Posted on 05 Apr, 2017


TSA’s Alyson Scurfield and Paul Burstow featured in Mediaplanet UK’s latest Connected Health Campaign, which was free with The Guardian newspaper and online on 28 March.

£10m business funding to solve healthcare challenges

Posted on 01 Mar, 2017

The Biomedical Catalyst has up to £10 million to support innovative healthcare technologies and processes that could help to prevent disease or could better treat and manage chronic health conditions.

The self-funded consumer market

Posted on 01 Mar, 2017

By Dr Gillian Ward, Centre for Technology Enabled Health Research, Coventry University

In the UK, provision of Assisted Living Technology (ALT) is predominantly through the NHS and local authority social services. However, reductions in public funding, means testing and strict eligibility criteria for statutory services mean that many people are not eligible for such services. As a result some people are beginning to look to the self-funded consumer market to meet their needs.

Buying Better

Posted on 01 Mar, 2017

By Caroline Hardwick, Health & Social Care Lead, Inprova

If you are a commissioner of TEC services we want to hear from you. What is your current approach to procuring telecare and telehealth? How are you purchasing TEC services to re-design the delivery of health and social care services? What is your experience of the purchasing process from developing a specification right through to contract management?

Experts join TSA Team

Posted on 01 Mar, 2017

With the New Year come some new faces at TSA. We’re working with a number of experts to support our 350 plus members in key areas: health, social care, housing, procurement, technology and communications. This team will also be recruiting new members to TSA.

Please reach out to our new associates with any questions or requests for support and we’ll do our best to help you.

So, who are they?

Liz Ashall-Payne: Health

2017 themes

Posted on 21 Dec, 2016

For those attending our recent technology enabled care conference or following on social media, it was very apparent that the focus and discussion was as much about the people as about the technology.

Digital Leaders

Posted on 21 Dec, 2016

One of the important questions raised at the recent Think Tank that led to the TSA White Paper was ‘where are the digital leaders and champions who will help transform health, housing and care services?

White Paper Launch - summary

Posted on 21 Dec, 2016

On 18 October 2016, Paul Burstow launched the TSA ‘Putting People First’ White Paper based on a recent Think Tank meeting which brought together a diverse range of service leaders and expert opinion to examine how you set out a case for change, define what good looks like and review how you embed technology as part of a transformation that is ba

mHealth assists in detection of chronic conditions

Posted on 25 Oct, 2016

Blog written exclusively for TSA by JenTechnology

Health and Care Innovation Expo 2016

Posted on 01 Sep, 2016

The Health and Care Innovation Expo 2016 will be held in Manchester on 7 and 8 September 2016.

This year, Expo will focus on the biggest health and care issues and developments as part of implementation of the NHS Five Year Forward View.

Activities are spread across two main speaker stages, four feature zones, and over 100 workshops in a pop-up university.