Independent Living

Making the Future Simple

We are committed to empowering people to maintain independence and support active, enriched lifestyles in their own home for as long as possible. Solutions designed for Independent Living include our latest digital technology with the wireless Smart Hub home unit, and combine connected technology to maximum efficiency at specific stages of care need.

Tunstall’s tailored Independent Living solutions provide:

  • Support for friends and family
  • Prevention of avoidable hospital admissions
  • Reduced total cost of care
  • Improved efficiency for care in the community service
  • Patient empowerment and self-care

The Smart Hub offers:

  • A complete 'Connected Care' monitoring and alarm system for the home
  • Intelligent sensors around the home, linked directly to monitoring centres through the home hub
  • Cloud based management, including simple remote upgrades and device management
  • Robust connectivitiy options
  • A platform to maximise the potential of the digital future

All our solutions provide the data and insights to deliver proactive and preventative care including gall management, medication monitoring and presence detection.

You can read more about our independent living solutions and Lifeline Smart Hub in our South Tyneside Council case study.


Predictive Telecare for Tunstall in Spain

Creation of a preventative approach across care secores that was a public-private collaboration, using technology and continuous improvement to create an international reference point for excellence in teleassistance delivery.

The Challenge:

  • Creating a public-private collaboration to deliver a preventative approach across care sectors, using technology and continuous improvement
  • Needing to provde Barcelona's local teleassistance service (SLT) which serviced 67,000 people with a range of connected support.

The Solution:

  • The Tunstall Televida teleassistance service combines telecare monitoring and response, co-ordinating social care and third party services to deliver proactive outbound contact from monitoring centres.

  • 250,000 users in Spain

    250,000 users in Spain

  • 16 million calls across 8 centres

    16 million calls across 8 centres

  • Preventative outbound calls

    Preventative outbound calls

  • Coordinated across multiple stakeholders

    Coordinated across multiple stakeholders

  • Reduced A&E and ambulance requirements

    Reduced A&E and ambulance requirements

  • Delayed admissions to residential care

    Delayed admissions to residential care

The success of the public-private partnership is due to the relationship we have with our customers. We understand their logic, they understand ours, and we work in partnership together.

Abel Delgado, CEO Tunstall Southern Europe

Case Studies

Tunstall has been creating innovative products and services to help older people and those with long term needs live life to the full for over sixty years. Read more about our innovative approach to transforming care and health in the UK.

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Digital Journey

With BT announcing that by 2025 everyone will have been moved from analogue to IP voice telephone services, the UK's switch to digital is imminent. Visit our Digital Journey page for more information on how we can support you in the journey to 2025 and beyond

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Product Catalogue

Tunstall has been developing pioneering telehealthcare products for over fifty years. These are backed by advice, support and after sales services and a Customer Satisfaction Centre that is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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