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  • MySense Devices Installed in Kensington on L5G Network

    The first MySense devices have been installed in patient’s homes in Kensington, Liverpool, utilising the Liverpool 5G network. MySense addresses the service gap between the rising demand of an ageing population and declining clinical resources. Home visits place a huge demand on healthcare providers and are costly in practitioner time, as well as often being…

  • How Liverpool 5G supports ‘Levelling Up’

    UK5G have published an article looking at how affordable connectivity is key to ‘levelling up’, and how the Liverpool 5G project supports Liverpool’s levelling up ambitions. In today’s digital society, many things we consider basic human rights are becoming unreachable without access to connectivity. The piece asks: is access to affordable connectivity a basic human…

  • Liverpool 5G Create Project Roundup: UK5G Innovation Briefing 

    UK5G have published a Project Roundup, focusing on Liverpool 5G, in their Innovation Briefing. The roundup includes notes from Ann Williams, the project’s Health and Social Care Authority, and looks at the impact a private network can have on public services. The piece is available to read in full here.

  • Multiple Care Homes LIVE on L5G Network

    Both Millvina House & Brushwood Care Homes, part of the Bloomcare Group, are now connected to and live on the Liverpool 5G network. The care homes are both located outside of the planned project footprint, however, following the success of Rowan Garth Care Village’s connection to the network, Bloomcare asked the team if it would…

  • Liverpool 5G brings ‘Hug Vest’ to Rowan Garth Care Village

    Liverpool 5G has brought the ‘Hug Vest’ use case to Rowan Garth Care Village. The Liverpool 5G team, along with makers CuteCircuit, brought and demonstrated the shirt for care home staff and resident’s family members. Hug Vest is a special shirt worn by a resident in a care home, with haptic technology linked to an…

  • Telehealth Update

    Peter Almond, of Liverpool 5G partners Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust, who is also the Cheshire and Merseyside Remote Monitoring Programme Manager, has sent us an update on their telehealth work: Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust’s Telehealth Team are working in partnership with the Liverpool 5G Create Project on two use cases to improve patients…

  • UK’s 5G Showcase Award Winner!

    Congratulations to Ann Williams, Health & Social Care Authority, Liverpool 5G, & Commissioning and Contracts Manager, Adult Social services, Liverpool City Council, winner of the “Best individual contribution to 5G industry deployment” at the UK’s 5G Showcase Awards last night (22nd March). Well done Ann! – well deserved recognition  

  • Docobo on Virtual Wards & the Liverpool 5G Project

    Liverpool 5G project partners Docobo interviewed Managing Director Adrian Flowerday about Virtual Wards, and the work they’ve done in Liverpool. You can read Adrian’s comments on the need for virtual wards – and clarification on what a virtual ward actually is – in their article here.

  • Liverpool 5G shortlisted for UK’s 5G Showcase Awards 2022

    Liverpool 5G is represented in two categories at the upcoming UK’s 5G Showcase Awards 2022: the Liverpool 5G Create project has been shortlisted for the “Maximum Citizen Impact & Reach” award, and Project Health & Social Care Authority, Ann Williams, is shortlisted for the “Best individual contribution to 5G industry deployment” award. The expert judging…

  • Liverpool 5G Showcase

    Wow – what a day! Liverpool 5G held it’s Showcase in The Spine yesterday, describing and demonstrating everything we’ve been doing. There were lots of people there, both in person and online, and the day was full of lively chat and discussion.   We had a full line up of speakers, including: Professor Joe Spencer,…