Health and social care professionals must have access to the most up-to-date health and care information about each resident in order to deliver high-quality, effective care.
Sharing a resident's health and care records in real time between health and social care services has the potential to save lives as well as:
Connected care involves the use of digital technology, such as Person Centred Software's digital social care record system, mCare.
mCare not only helps to improve resident outcomes, the lives of care workers, the delivery of person-centred care and the overall efficiency, effectiveness, and compliance of a care setting, but it also allows the digital recording of care information and enables information to be shared securely and in real-time with authorised individuals across the health and care sector.
Digital social care record systems play an essential role in joining up care across social care and the NHS.