Telehealth: Project Updates

11th September 2015

09.30 – 16:00

Venue: Durham County Cricket Club, Riverside, Chester-le-Street, County Durham, DH3 3QR

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09:30 Registration and coffee
10.00 Opening remarks

Oliver James



10:15 Improving prenatal diagnosis and management in Cumbria by telemedicine

Vikki Snaith

The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


Innovation in Digital Care


Paul Keane OBE / Terry Bearpark

Teesside University

10:50 Cumbria Rural Health Forum

Alison Marshall

University of Cumbria

11:10 Coffee
11:30 Resource management / e-referrals with care homes and hospices across Cumbria

John Roebuck

Cumbria CCG

12:00 INR Testing in the community

Ian Briggs

County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust

12:30 The participation and health improvement of children and young people with Type 1 diabetes

Chloe Brown

Investing in Children



Lunch and posters


13.45 Evaluation of Health Call Undernutrition Service

Catherine McShane

County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust

14:15 Evaluation of telehealth monitoring in pregnancy using a multimatrix, multipartner model

Kim Hinshaw

City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

14:45 The Northern Test Bed bid submitted to NHS England Oliver James, AHSN NENC 
15:15 Innovative Telehealth Programme

Paul Marriott


15:35 Conclusions/general discussion

Oliver James


16:00 Close