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The Internet Of Things tHe iNterNet has changed the way we live our lives, mostly for the better. We have more and more dependence on the internet as we order our shopping, do our banking and socialise with people all over the world. The internet can offer so much more, like our new range of Wi-Fi

connecting sensors. Our door sensor for example, can inform you anywhere via your Smartphone of the time and date a door is opened and closed with a message and alarm. Ideal for families with special needs children. Can even be used on a fridge. wi-fi-door-window-sensor

Mental Capacity Act Decision - Making Process Set To Be Transformed with First of its Kind Online Support Tool desuto, a leader in health and social care decision-support, has launched a unique new tool designed to transform the decision-making process for health and social care professionals across the uK. Targeted at those responsible for making complex decisions when caring for vulnerable people in society, the solution has already generated over 10,000 reports while in trial phase in the NHS and care home sector. Following the success of the trial, Desuto has announced the tool will be made available to all health and social care professionals. The tool is designed to provide vital decision-support related to the Mental Capacity Act (MCA), assuring compliance with law and best

practice standards to ensure positive outcomes. Mike Hostick, CEO of Desuto states, “The Desuto team is made up of medical practitioners from the fields of health and social care that understand the needs of patients and professionals. This has allowed us to develop an intelligent solution that is aimed at the services providing care to individuals with conditions such as learning disabilities, dementia or mental health problems. It ensures that the correct decisions are made and provides users with the confidence that they will be able to apply the guidance in real life situations.” For further information on Desuto’s software solution please visit or call us on +44 (0) 208 123 6426

Cura Systems - Solutions for the Long-term Care Sector Cura MaKes providing care more meaningful, more engaging and more valuable. take a giant leap for your home today! • We offer the most comprehensive solution for your demanding needs • We are incredibly responsive to your needs • We focus on simplifying your workflow • We know we cannot succeed without you • Our service is personal to you • We create valuable relationships with our customers

• Security of your data is of utmost importance to us Our team come from a range of backgrounds, bringing together a wealth of technical and managerial expertise, alongside experience of the healthcare sectors. The Cura family of products were designed from the ground up in consultation with Care Homes, and continue to evolve in response to our clients’ needs. We listen to our customers’ needs and preferences, and are committed to providing a complete care management system that truly benefits all involved in the provision of care. For further information see the advert on this page.



The Carer #35 Winter 2017  

Issue #35 of The Carer - The leading independent publication for nursing and residential care homes. Published Winter (January) 2017.

The Carer #35 Winter 2017  

Issue #35 of The Carer - The leading independent publication for nursing and residential care homes. Published Winter (January) 2017.