This free course, What do we mean by digital health and social care?, has defined the concept of digital health and social care technology and encouraged you to explore the strategy and policy in your area. You should now be able to source relevant documents and evidence that are applicable to your location and that tell you about why digital health and social care technology is being used, along with some examples.
You have explored the impact of digital health and social care technology. You should now have explored some of the advantages and disadvantages of such technology and its implementation, and you will have used some skills in reading an academic journal article and taking notes.
This OpenLearn course is an adapted extract from the Open University course.