Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare


Welcome to the website of the Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare (SCTT). The SCTT was established to support and guide the development of telehealth and telecare throughout Scotland.

The Centre’s role is to provide support and advice to all key stakeholders and help evaluate the potential benefits of new technologies, with the aim of making Scotland a recognised global leader in telehealth and telecare. Specifically the Centre was tasked with –

  • Disseminating best practice
  • Providing practical support, both clinical and technical
  • Co-ordinating the evaluation of projects
  • Evaluating the impact of telehealth telecare on service redesign
  • Developing inter-operable standards and protocols

The Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare is part of NHS 24.

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