It's time for the care sector to start thinking 'technology' smart. Not just for the protection and safeguarding of our most vulnerable but for the professionals who value their reputation as good, conscientious led Care Providers. Our most vulnerable and their carers deserve no lessJayne Connery
HEAD OF ADULT SOCIAL CARE CQC ANDREA SUTCLIFF
Jayne Connery Founder and Director of Care Campaign for the Vulnerable has accepted an invitation to attend the Roundtable on Technology in Care by CQC’s Head of Adult Social Care Andrea Sutcliffe CBE
Care Campaign for the Vulnerable, Founded by Jayne Connery after her own mother suffered serious failings of care in the care sector, champion's and promotes safety monitoring to be made mandatory in all public areas of care and nursing homes. Up for discussion will be how the use of technology in care has developed since the publication of ‘Using Surveillance’ (information for providers of health and social care on using surveillance to monitor services). Including discussing how technology impacts the work CQC is doing now and what CQC will need to do in the future around and explore different views from across the sectors.
Jayne said ‘On behalf of Care Campaign for the Vulnerable I am delighted to be asked to attend such a important and informative event by Andrea Sutcliffe. Care Campaign for the Vulnerable and our supporters are passionate regarding the use of safety monitoring in care homes and in home care. It is so important to represent the thousands of families and carers who tell us why safety monitoring is a important tool in the delivery of care in the sector. I am eager to represent those people who contact us having seen first hand how monitoring technology can bring many answers as well as helping in the delivery of excellent care across the sector.’’
The event will be held on 2nd May 2018 at a soon to be announced location.
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It's time for the care sector to start thinking 'technology' smart. Not just for the protection and safeguarding of our most vulnerable but for the professionals who value their reputation as good, conscientious led Care Providers. Our most vulnerable and their carers deserve no lessJayne Connery, Founder Care Campaign for the Vulnerable
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