Virtual Reality in Wound Care

Virtual Reality in Wound Care

Virtual reality has been expanding into new settings beyond traditional gaming for many years now. It seems there’s no end to its uses and applications, and we now see it growing in popularity in the healthcare sphere.   Virtual reality for pain management...
Innovation and Technology for Dementia Care

Innovation and Technology for Dementia Care

Dementia care involves enabling people to live with as much freedom and choice as possible, whilst minimising risk. This can pose a particular challenge to carers, particularly when the resident is prone to wandering behaviour. Wandering behaviour occurs in 6 out of...
Electronic Care Planning and Management

Electronic Care Planning and Management

Documenting notes in a fraction of the time. A dual-registered care home has radically improved productivity since implementing AutumnCare as their care management system.  Both residents and care staff have been enjoying the advantages of a more efficient way to...
The Future of Technology in Elderly Care

The Future of Technology in Elderly Care

The following was presented by AutumnCare Managing Director Tam Watson at the Future of Care Homes Summit and Exhibition. Tam Watson and gang at Tech and Tea, an initiative teaching residents new tech skills. Tam Watson speaking on the future of technology in care at...
The Role of Care Staff in Promoting Well-being

The Role of Care Staff in Promoting Well-being

Staff that deliver care in a residential setting are typically thought to be primarily responsible for a resident’s physical health and medical needs. However, they are also responsible for promoting the mental, spiritual and emotional health and well-being of...