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Pivotell Automatic Pill Dispensers - Medical Device Registration

 

Pivotell are pleased to announce that their range of automatic pill dispensers have obtained formal registration as medical devices.

The Swedish manufacturer of Pivotell dispensers, Pharmacell AB, (marketed in Sweden as the Careousel) has obtained registration from the Swedish National Authority responsible for regulation and surveillance of the development, manufacturing and marketing of drugs and other medicinal products.

The registration is valid throughout the EU.

Please see press release here and certificate here.

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PivoTell Feature in a Guardian.com Healthcare Innovation video article from the House of the Future.

Technology is driving a cultural shift within the NHS, with more patients set to be treated at home rather than in hospital. With the health+care conference on 12 and 13 June, the focus is on how health and social care can develop to improve the lives of older people and those with long-term conditions. The healthcare home of the future is packed with around two dozen of the latest technologies including telecare systems, monitoring and personal safety technology and mobile apps that will enable people to take more responsibility for their own health from home

How technology can be used in health and social care - video from The Guardian.com Health Innovation Hub for Healthcare Professionals

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PivoTell Feature in The Home Care House of the Future and BBC Radio London 94.9 Breakfast show with Paul Ross and Penny Smith

On Tuesday 14 May, the organisers of Health+Care 2013 held a pre-event telecare/telehealth exhibition called The Home Care House of the Future. The Home Care House of the Future event demonstrated technologies that can help people live independently in their own homes, including the Pivotell Advance and Pivotell Advance GSM. Health+Care 2013 is a new macro event, set to play a pivotal role in enabling the senior decision makers in the commissioning and provision of care to take real strides towards delivering change. Adrian was interviewed by BBC Radio London to discuss the help Pivotell Dispensers can give in this sector.

Update on Health+Care 2013 Pre-Event - Telehealth and Telecare Aware

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The Link - Spring 2012

ELECTRONIC PILL DISPENSER EASES CARE BUDGET

The Link Magazine, Spring 2012 edition features a full page article on the use of Pivotell Automatic Pill Dispensers in Contour Homes, a registered social landlord which has 11,000 properties under its ownership and management accross 27 local authorities.

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ATtoday, The new world of Assistive Technology - Issue 4, Autumn 2012

 

AT magazine features an article about the Pivotell Pill Dispenser trial and the successful results published.

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The Link - January 2012

WEST MIDLANDS AUTOMATED PILL DISPENSER PILOT CUTS HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS

The Link Magazine, January 2012 edition features a full page article on the Pivotell Automated Pill Dispenser pilot.

Link article January 2012

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PivoTell Ltd adopts the Commitments of the TSA Code of Conducts for Supply Members

PivoTell Ltd meets the key commitments of the TSA Code of Conducts for Supply Members 2012-2015

PivoTell TSA Certificate.pdf

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Press Release - Staffordshire pharmacies project improving lives - Date 28 March 2011

Press Release - Staffordshire pharmacies project improving lives
Date: 28 March 2011

Staffordshire pharmacies' project improving lives

Pharmacies across North Staffordshire have participated in an innovative pilot project with patients to test PivoTell automatic pill dispensers. The dispensers have been proven to improve participating patients' quality of life. Additionally, initial results show savings - an average of £2,800 per participant over a 6 month period....

Press Release - Staffordshire pharmacies project improving lives.pdf

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Staffordshire assistive technologies articles - Guardian

Staffordshire answers the call of assistive technologies

Technologies both simple and high tech can support people living in their own homes

Staffordshire has an ageing population and increasing demands on services. We want to help people make their lives easier, reduce admissions to hospital and the need for long term care. Assistive technologies (AT), from simple can openers to high tech equipment that monitors vital signs, offer personal and cost effective support to people living in their own homes....

Guardian Healthcare - staffordshire-assistive-technology

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West Midlands Automated Pill Dispenser Pilot Cuts Hospital Admissions

The West Midlands Automated Pill Dispenser Pilot is proving cost effective for both health and social care, cutting hospital admissions, freeing up beds and saving thousands of pounds for the NHS and councils in the West Midlands.

In the first region-wide trial of its kind, patients who have failed to take medication properly are using Pivotell Automatic Pill Dispensers - and the results are impressive.....

West Midlands Automated Pill Dispenser Pilot

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