Seeking emergency care only when needed –supporting the elderly care at home with technology-assisted consultations

The Wellbeing Services County of North Ostrobothnia, Finland, decided to invest in the development of standard practices to improve consultation for caregivers supporting the elderly in living at home. Mari Taivaloja, Head of the Responsible Unit from the shared competence centre for services for the elderly, discussed some of the experiences of her organisation at the Medanets User Days at the end of March.