MP visits private provider  to see the “life-saving” benefits that TEC delivers

MP visits private provider to see the “life-saving” benefits that TEC delivers

MP Simon Jupp discovers TEC at Taking Care

Simon concerned see how the company supported older adults with emergency situation alarms, fall detectors and wise home displays throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond.

Personal service provider of personal alarm services Taking Care has actually opened its doors to a regional MP to demonstrate the advantages of technology-enabled care (TEC) in keeping older adults safe in the homes they love for longer.

Making sure was visited by Simon Jupp, MP for East Devon, on Friday 11 February.

During his check out, Simon saw a series of innovations that have actually been designed to attend to the needs of people as they age, including the companys “ingenious” Taking Care Anywhere package, which immediately finds falls and enables individuals to get 24/7 help from throughout the UK.

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Taking Care also provided its latest clever house devices that use kept track of house sensors to assist carers and member of the family identify and forecast problems, guaranteeing their loved one is safe even when household and carers cant be with them.

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A current report by FarrPoint suggested that extending telecare services to over-75s could conserve the UK more than ₤ 14 billion in the next 10 years.

” TEC has an ever-increasing capacity to play a more vital function in health and social care than it currently does.

Over the course of his visit, the MP likewise invested time speaking to the Emergency Response Team to understand more about how Taking Care cares for older adults in case of an emergency or if they need help.

TEC services have played a vital function throughout the pandemic and beyond in keeping locals safe, connected and independent. These assistive technology services supply reassurance to loved ones that an individual has access to support in the case of an emergency.

” It was a fantastic opportunity to show the benefits of TEC to Mr Jupp and to highlight some of the ways TEC is currently underutilised.”

Simon Jupp, MP for East Devon, commented: “It was a real satisfaction to meet the team at Taking Care and learn more about the life-changing and ingenious work they do right here in Exeter and East Devon that impacts the lives of thousands across the UK.

” The advancing technology, combined with extremely skilled reaction operators, such as our own, allows individuals to be comfortable and safe in their houses for much longer and reduces healthcare facility discharge times, therefore reducing strain on the NHS.


” I am proud we have business like Taking Care blazing a trail by utilizing pioneering innovation and devoted emergency call responders to offer susceptible individuals the methods to live more confident and independent lives, while also providing their families piece of mind.”

Steve Gates, Managing Director at Taking Care, said: “We were happy to welcome Simon Jupp MP to Taking Care so that he might fulfill our Emergency Response Team and see the substantial amount of work they do to support older adults in living safely and separately.