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What is Connected Health and how can it help you?

If you’re living with a long-term condition, it can be difficult to access the appropriate support without the need for regular hospital or clinical visits. This is where Tunstall’s Connected Health service can help. Connected Health enables carers and healthcare professionals to provide patients with quality remote healthcare, which tracks health reports and reduces clinical visits. What is Connected Health?  Connected Health refers to the … Read more » What is Connected Health and how can it help you?

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Getting Assistive Technology Through NDIS: What You Need To Know

Since the roll-out of NDIS in 2013, a large proportion of Australians living with a disability have sought support through the scheme – with many gaining access to assistive technology. In many cases, assistive technology has helped to improve the lives of people living with a disability, giving them an increased sense of independence and confidence. Here’s what you need to know about NDIS and … Read more » Getting Assistive Technology Through NDIS: What You Need To Know

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How You Can Stay Active With A Disability

We all know there are numerous benefits to exercise. The best thing about it, however, is that even if you’re living with a disability, that there are still plenty of ways you can keep active.  Unsure about how you can get your blood pumping? Here’s how you can stay active with a disability. Set yourself up for exercise Before you start exercising, it’s paramount that … Read more » How You Can Stay Active With A Disability

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Things To Consider When Purchasing A Medical Alarm

There are plenty of things to consider when purchasing a medical alarm device. With the capabilities of devices increasing every year, how do you know which device is right for you? If you’re looking to purchase a medical alarm system, you should ask yourself the following questions:  1. What is my budget? The most common dilemma people face when purchasing a medical alarm is deciding … Read more » Things To Consider When Purchasing A Medical Alarm

What’s The Difference Between A Monitored And Unmonitored Medical Alarm?

Before you purchase a medical alarm, it’s important to ask yourself whether you need a monitoring service connected to your device. But what’s the difference between a monitored and unmonitored medical alarm? Read on to find out the differences between a professionally monitored system and a self-monitored system.  Unmonitored medical alarm Unmonitored medical alarms are base console units that automatically alert family members, friends, neighbours … Read more » What’s The Difference Between A Monitored And Unmonitored Medical Alarm?

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4 Ways Family Members Can Stay Better Connected To Loved Ones

Has your loved one recently moved into residential care? While many of us want to maintain close contact with our senior loved ones, it’s not always possible to be there for them in person. Luckily, there are still ways to brighten up your loved one’s day when you’re far away. Here are some tips for family members to stay connected to loved ones who live … Read more » 4 Ways Family Members Can Stay Better Connected To Loved Ones