Rescon News

December 2017

December 2017

Published: 8th January, 2018

Rescon are panel members on the "Business of Digital Health" at D Health, London.

Rescon are awarded the European Union Seal of Excellence in recognition of the Alder Hey @Home project taking into account Excellence, Impact, Quality and Efficiency.

Rescon and Victrix continue to work together to develop both the Ensom Interoperability Framework, on behalf of the European Union Digital Health Society, and their integrated proactive digital telehealthcare solution.

Rescon's collaborative work with Worcester Telecare and Tunstall continues.

Rescon attend the EIT Health Summit.

Rescon work with Alder Hey Children's Hospital to develop a solution to address surgeon burn out.

Rescon engage with Connected Health, Getronics, Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, University of Surrey, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Halton Housing, Halton CCG, Home Office, BetterPoints, Bayswater Institute Trinity College Dublin, Black Pear Software and Your RV Lifestyle.

Lincus

Rescon continue to work as part of the Diabetes Digital Coach West of England NHS Test Bed.

Lincus continues to be used as a mobile assessment tool for the Waves of Hope project, supporting people with multiple and complex needs at risk of homelessness.

Lincus continues to be used to support patients with diabetes at a number of GP practices in Swindon with a new social media campaign launched.

Rescon work with City of Wolverhampton Council ahead of deploying Lincus to support people with learning disabilities.

The Alder Hey @Home project continues, working with Alder Hey Children's Hospital to develop a paediatric cardiac surgery telehealth solution.

Rescon engage with Cheshire & Merseyside Women's and Children's Services Vanguard to utilise Lincus to support antenatal and postnatal health and wellbeing of 30,000 women per year through their Improving Me programme.

November 2017

November 2017

Published: 4th December, 2017

Rescon support the technology solution forum at the Champs Public Health Collaborative Technology Enabled Living event in Warrington.

Rescon present on digital health futures at the Digital Health and Social Care Conference in Glasgow.

Rescon engage and work with The Innovation Agency, Worcester Telecare, Merseycare, Hertford Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT), Northern Care Alliance, Tunstall, Hertfordshire County Council, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Bayswater Institute, Victrix and Getronics.

Rescon are invited to present their wearable and analytics technologies to the Home Office for monitoring UK Emergency and Civil Services personnel.

Our Chief Medical Officer presents and discusses Digital Strategies to Enhance Evaluation at the Data Analytics for Pharma Development Conference, Brussels.

Lincus

The Alder Hey @Home partnership with Alder Hey Children's Hospital continues, with children, parents, clinical teams and administrators working together to develop a paediatric cardiac surgery telehealth solution.

Rescon continue to work with Swindon CCG to deploy Lincus into GP practices to support diabetes management.

Lincus continues to be used as a mobile assessment tool to support people with multiple and complex needs at risk of homelessness as part of the Liverpool Waves of Hope project.

Rescon continue to work as part of the Diabetes Digital Coach West of England NHS Test Bed.

October 2017

October 2017

Published: 9th November, 2017

Rescon attend European Presidency's eHealth Tallinn Digital Society for Health Conference.

Rescon present the Ensom framework for digital health and care interoperability at eHealth Tallinn, Estonia as part of the Digital Health Society.

Rescon become members of the European Digitial Health Society.

Rescon join the Connected Health Cities Pre-Competitive Collaborative Consortium.

Tom presents the Alder Hey @Home project at the Health Innovation Exchange in Liverpool.

Rescon continue to work with QinetiQ, Cranfield University and Affective State to explore the use of quantified self in the military.

Rescon engage with Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT), Northern Care Alliance, Glenelg Support, The Cheshire and Merseyside Women and Children's Vanguard, Liverpool CCG and Halton CCG.

Lincus

The Alder Hey @Home project continues in partnership with Alder Hey Children's Hospital for the development of a paediatric cardiac surgery telehealth service solution.

Rescon continue to work as part of the Diabetes Digital Coach West of England Internet of Things NHS Test Bed.

Rescon continue deploy Lincus into GP Practices in partnership with Swindon CCG.

Lincus involvement is extended with the Waves of Hope programme to tackle issues for people with multiple and complex needs at risk of Homelessness.

September 2017

September 2017

Published: 3rd October, 2017

Rescon have a patent granted for Medical Symptoms Tracking Apparatus, Methods and Symptoms.

Rescon have a further patent granted for Non-Resistive Contact Electrical Systems and Methods for Visualizing the Structure and Function of Objects or Systems.

Rescon attend the NHS Health and Care Innovation Expo in Manchester on behalf of the Diabetes Digital Coach.

Tom is a forum member on the "Collaborating whilst Competing" Pop Up University for the NHS Test Beds at the NHS Health and Care Innovation Expo.

Rescon continue collaborative work with Glenelg Support, Victrix Solutions and the Salford Health and Social Care community.

The Rescon team raise money for the St Georges Hospital Charity running the Farnham Pilgrim Cross Country Marathon - 750 metres of vertical nastiness!

Lincus

Rescon's book chapter on Technology Implementation Case Studies: Lincus Software as a Service is published by Springer in Technology For Smart Futures.

Lincus continues to be used by patients with diabetes in Swindon and launches on the Swindon Diabetes website.

Rescon continue to work as key partners in the West of England Diabetes Digital Coach NHS Test Bed project.

Wolverhampton City Council works with Rescon to plan the delivery of Lincus to support an initial cohort of 100 people with learning disabilities in supported living services.

The Alder Hey @Home project in partnership with Alder Hey Children's Hospital continues to develop.

Rescon and the Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust prepare to deliver Lincus to support 500 people using learning disability services.

Lincus use continues to be expanded as a mobile assessment tool for the Waves of Hope project.

August 2017

August 2017

Published: 4th September, 2017

Following independent clinical testing, Rescon's rate and rhythm algorithm for detecting atrial fibrillation has been CE Marked as a Class II medical device. The algorithm development was led by Dr Laura Gilbert (Analytics) with support from Dr Tom Dawson (Cardiac Physiology).

Tom is selected to join the Q experts in improvement community funded by the Health Foundation and NHS Improvement to improve health and care quality across the UK.

Rescon continue to work as partners in the West of England Diabetes Digital Coach NHS Test Bed.

Rescon work with QinetiQ, Cranfield University and Affective State to further develop and test the feasibility of collecting quantified self and quantified workplace data in the military.

Rescon engage with Allsorts, Innovation Agency, Worcestershire Telecare, Connected Health, Citrus Suite, Our Mobile Health and Redcentric.

Lincus

Lincus undergoes major developments for compliance with the highest levels of data security and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which is due to come into force May 2018.

Rescon engage with the Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust ahead of Lincus being used to support learning disability services across Hertfordshire, Essex and Buckinghamshire.

Rescon meet with clinicians at Alder Hey Hospital ahead of the Alder Hey @Home project starting in September.

Rescon work closely with Citrus Suite to co-develop the Lincus Diabetes app for GP referral through the EMIS patient management system.

The Waves of Hope project continues at pace, with Lincus used as a mobile assessment tool to support people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Lincus continues to support patients with diabetes in GP practices in Swindon.

July 2017

July 2017

Published: 8th August, 2017

Rescon have a further patent awarded for utilising electrosonic sensor systems for the diagnosis and monitoring of a variety of conditions: http://patents.justia.com/patent/9693752

Rescon presents on Innovative Technologies and Service Redesign to Transform Health and Social Care Systems at the China-EU Forum on Active and Healthy Ageing in Nanjing, China.

Rescon welcome Matthew to the team on a year-long placement.

Rescon are finalists for EIT Health funding at the EIT Health Innovation Day in Oxford for Alder Hey @Home.

Rescon work with QinetiQ, Cranfield University and Affective State to explore the use of quantified self and the quantified workplace within the Military.

Rescon continue to develop IoT-Med solutions to provide connected health and wellbeing devices and services.

Rescon work with HPFT NHS Foundation Trust, Warrington Borough Council, Innovation Agency, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and OurMobileHealth.

Rescon attend UK-Spain Business Forum with attendance from King Felipe VI.

Lincus

Lincus is featured as a case study on AHSN Atlas of Solutions in Healthcare.

The Waves of Hope project continues, with Lincus used as a mobile assessment tool for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Recon continue to work with GP practices in Swindon where Lincus is being used to support self-management in patients with diabetes.

Rescon continue to collaborate with Victrix to provide synergist solutions for health and social care systems.

June 2017

June 2017

Published: 5th July, 2017

Rescon's paper on "Development of a Holistic Health Economic Evaluation Tool Leveraging Patient Self-Report" is published online.

Rescon's paper on "Barriers in New Health and Social Care Technology Implementation in the UK" is published online.

Rescon visits technology companies delivering health and care in Nanjing, China as part of the China-EU Innovation Forum on Active and Healthy Ageing.

Rescon attends the Financial Times Digital Health Summit Europe in London.

Rescon attends the Better Health Better Lives for People with Learning Disabilities Conference in London.

Tom presents on "The implications of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on Healthcare" at Digital Catapult.

Rescon engage with Connecting Care, Connected Health and Hertfordshire County Council.

Rescon attend Kent County Council's Older People and People Living With Dementia You Said We Did Engagement Event.

Matthew takes part in the Hackathon at Alder Hey Children's Hospital.

Lincus

The team continue to work with GP practices in Swindon to use Lincus to improve self-management for patients with diabetes.

Rescon travel to Spain to continue collaboration with Victrix, and meet with Telefonica, Atlantis Healthcare, and Department of Industry and Trade in Madrid.

Lincus continues to be used as a mobile assessment tool for the Waves of Hope project in Liverpool.

May 2017

May 2017

Published: 5th June, 2017

Chris represents Rescon at the UK Cloud Health Launch.

Rescon and Victrix SocSan closely work on the technical and service integration of their solutions.

Tom and the Diabetes Digital Coach Team presents their NHS Test Bed demonstrator to the Department of Health and other stakeholders in Whitehall.

Rescon's paper on Iterative Technology Development in UK Health and Social Care is published online.

Tom presents on integrating tools that evaluate the quality of clinical and social care at the point of care delivery at Digital Health in Manchester.

Rescon meet with Hft, Liverpool City Council, Tunstall, Northern Health Science Alliance, and Connected Health Cities.

Rescon continue to work with Widnes Vikings to support community health of adults and children.

Rescon and HEF Associates work together to co-produce the Health Equalities Framework for People at Risk of Homelessness with Multiple and Complex Needs.

Lincus

The updated Lincus Companion app is released on the App Store and Google Play with improved security, enhanced connectivity, new features and improvements to user experience. Lincus Companion now integrates with Apple Health/Google Fit and has a new Data Explorer feature to let you delve deeper into your health and wellbeing data.

Rescon begin engaging with Wolverhampton City Council ahead of deploying Lincus for people with learning disabilities in supported living services.

The team continue collaborative with Victrix to integrate Lincus and proactive teleservices.

Rescon meet with DESMOND and continue to engage with GP practices in Swindon to support people with diabetes to use Lincus to better manage their condition.

Lincus continues to be used and extended as a mobile assessment tool for the Waves of Hope project in Liverpool.

April 2017

April 2017

Published: 3rd May, 2017

Rescon runs a workshop with Cardio Online and Victrix in Bari, Italy with a view to developing a new approach to cardiac care in the community.

Regola, Business Promotion Piemonte, Victrix and Rescon meet to explore delivery of a combined community health support platform to the citizens of the Piemonte Region, Italy.

DXC (previously HPE) work closely with Rescon to implement the IoT enabled Diabetes Digital Coach platform for people with diabetes in the West of England.

Rescon's paper on Iterative Technology Development for Health and Social Care was presented at Health Informatics 2017 in Manchester.

Victrix and Rescon meet with Health and Social Care Northern Ireland, Connected Health and European Connected Health Alliance partners in Belfast.

Rescon are awarded the IoT MED trademark for their connected health and wellbeing devices and services.

Lincus

Rescon upgrades Lincus significantly with further care management functions integrated including combined health and social care action plans.

Engagement continues with Swindon CCG where Lincus is being used to support people with diabetes.

Lincus is being configured for use in Northern Ireland to support people with dementia.

The Widnes Vikings, Innovation Agency and Rescon agree the use of Lincus for the community health support of children and adults in the Widnes Community.

The Lincus cardiac module which involves analysis of wearables data to assess cardiac function is released in alpha mode (see cardiac efficiency diagram).

Rescon engages with the CQC with regards to the use of Lincus as a future facing best practice care management and reporting tool.

March 2017

March 2017

Published: 13th April, 2017

Rescon move their North West office to Alder Hey Children's Hospital Innovation Hub where they are working as collaborative technology partners with the Trust.

Rescon continue to lead technical integration for the Diabetes Digital Coach NHS Test Bed in the West of England.

Tom presents on the Diabetes Digital Coach NHS Test Bed at IoTUK in Manchester.

Lincus

Rescon and HEF associates run a co-production workshop with learning disability service commissioners and providers in Essex with a focus on using technology to improve the life of people with learning disabilities.

Engagement continues with Swindon CCG where Lincus is being used to support people with diabetes.

The team meet with Wolverhampton Council to discuss the use of Lincus to support people with learning disabilities in supported living services.

Rescon visit partners in Spain to integrate Lincus and proactive teleservices.

Lincus continues to be used as part of the Waves of Hope programme supporting people with multiple and complex needs at risk of homelessness in Liverpool.

Rescon meet with Widnes Vikings to discuss the use of Lincus to support health outreach in the community.

Work continues with Citrus Suite on the new Lincus Companion app update for iOS and Android.

The Health Foundation project integrating the Health Equalities Framework (HEF) into Lincus is presented by Hft in London.

February 2017

February 2017

Published: 3rd March, 2017

Rescon are informed that their paper on the iterative development of Lincus within health and social care services has been accepted for publication at the Informatics for Health Conference (Authors: Adie, Laura and Tom).

Rescon attends the Future Support in Later Life workshop with the Government Office for Science and the Cabinet Office.

Rescon continue to lead technical integration for the West of England Diabetes Digital Coach NHS Test Bed.

Tom presents on Digital Futures at the Health is Wealth Conference in Liverpool.

Rescon continue to work with QinetiQ, Affective State and Cranfield University to explore the use of quantified self in the military.

Rescon join the Guys and St Thomas Health Foundry community and visit their new London base.

Rescon meet with Alder Hey, Victrix and Resolve.

Lincus

New Lincus features are released, including a new landing page and multiple other performance improvements.

The team run a workshop with learning disability service providers of Hertfordshire and Essex to demonstrate the online Health Equalities Framework on Lincus.

Lincus is listed on the European Innovation Procurement Platform as an exemplar active and healthy ageing tool.

Lincus continues to be used as a mobile assessment tool for people with complex needs at risk of homelessness as part of the Big Lottery funded Waves of Hope project in Liverpool.

January 2017

January 2017

Published: 2nd February, 2017

Rescon welcome an additional three developers to the team.

'No touch' IoT capabilities are demonstrated to the East & North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, including integrated scales, blood pressure cuffs and glucometers.

Rescon have joined the Health Foundry powered by the Guy's and St Thomas' Charity.

Rescon are listed on the UK Government's Digital Marketplace as Digital Outcomes and Specialists Suppliers.

The team continue to lead the technical work stream for the Diabetes Digital Coach NHS Test Bed.

Rescon are notified that the first of our acoustic/electric field sensor fusion patent applications will be allowed by the USPTO.

Rescon visit technical and service partners in Spain to work on new at scale models of health and care delivery.

Tom presents on the Internet of Things and its application to diabetes at the Royal Society of Medicine.

There are further meetings with Chichester University, Leeds Beckett University, Liverpool City Council, Liverpool CCG and Polar.

Lincus

Lincus continues to support those with diabetes in a number of GP practices in Swindon.

The Rescon team meet with Eltham Medical Practice to discuss the use of Lincus to support those with diabetes.

Development of Lincus Defence continues, with a new technical interfaces for military research and use being realised.

Lincus continues to be used as a mobile assessment tool for the Big Lottery funded Liverpool Waves of Hope programme and as a paperless care management system for people with Learning Disabilities in Lancashire and Northumberland.