The LGA in collaboration with NHS Digital is grant funding digital innovation in social care, with projects ranging from new assistive technology to data analytics to predict demand. Case studies, lessons learned, and evaluation reports from existing grant programmes will be regularly added for 31 funded projects.
17 October: Blog on lessons from the development of Nottinghamshire Health and Care Portal
8 October: Blog from Essex reviewing the introduction of video calls as part of reablement packages
1 October: Discovery Phase reviews from this year’s Social Care Digital Innovation Programme
24 September – Blog from Barnet on the nine success factors for digital social care projects
23 July: Blog from Adam Hoare including tips for successful digital projects
21 June: Presentation announcing the 12 funded councils undertaking the SCDIP discovery phase
15 November 2018 - One hour workshop at National Children’s and Adult Service Conference on "Person centred digital innovations in adult social care"
29 November 2018 - Webinar – Lessons from Essex County Council about introducing video communication in care packages
4 December 2018 – Presentation at the King’s Fund Outstanding Social Care event
If you have any questions about the Local Investment Programme in 2017/18 or the Social Care Digital Innovation Programme 2018/19, please contact: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org