Your digital stories
Hear from local people and health and care staff about what digital health means to them.
Michael's story - apps to track walks and keep in touch
21st February 2020
Michael Geddes talks about how using digital technology has allowed him to keep track of his walks in more detail and keep in touch with his family.
Brownhill Surgery's story - online consultations
17th February 2020
Jenny Corke, Administrative Assistant for Brownhill Surgery talks about how the iPLATO system has had benefits for both staff and patients at the surgery.
Park View Surgery's story - online consultations
23rd January 2020
Hannah Miller-Croucher talking about the impact of using online consultations at Park View Surgery for both patients and staff.
Dr Ford's story - impact of video consultations
23rd January 2020
Dr Fiona Ford, GP at Richmond Medical, talks about the impact of using video consultations - both for patients and for herself.
Anne's story - connecting midwives with online chat
8th January 2020
Hear how midwives in Lancaster, Kendal and Barrow have used video conferencing to work together more efficiently.
Stoneleigh Surgery's story - online consultations
17th December 2019
Hear how using the myGP app has had a positive impact for staff at the surgery and residents of Milnthorpe, Cumbria.
Eileen and Bill’s story – wearable technology
22nd October 2019
Eileen and Bill explain how wearable technology has empowered them to manage their own health and wellbeing.
Dr Farhan Amin's story - using VR to prevent falls
25th September 2019
Dr Farhan Amin talks about using intelligent virtual reality solutions to prevent falls. See this in action from a patient's perspective and hear about the impact of reducing falls and hospital admissions to help maintain independence.
Colin's story - using technology to breathe and sleep better
24th September 2019
Colin Will uses a Continuous Positive Air Pressure Unit (CPAP) to help him manage his breathing at home, helping him to sleep better. Colin explains the impact on his life, the benefits of using digital equipment and how the machine works for him.