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  • Rowan Garth Care Village connected to Liverpool 5G Network

    Rowan Garth Care Village is now connected to the Liverpool 5G network. Rowan Garth is a purpose-built residential nursing home, split across 5 individual buildings which each facilitate a different kind of specialist care, from dementia care and palliative care, to respite and convalescence care. The care home now has live 5G connectivity, as part…

  • First Use Case installed at Liverpool Care Home

    The first care home use case has been installed by Liverpool 5G, with Vitalerter devices fitted at Breckside Park Residential Home. Breckside park is a care home providing personal care for older people, situated in a residential area of Anfield, Liverpool.  As part of the Liverpool 5G Create: Connecting Health and Social Care project, which…

  • Liverpool 5G lead Ann Williams nominated for ‘Digital Leader of the Year’

      Ann’s nomination is in the prestigious Digital Leader of the Year category, which is “for an individual whose actions in the past year have made them stand out as a Digital Leader in the transformation of their sector.” The Digital Leaders programme recognises the importance of leadership in driving forward digital transformation in the…

  • Fireside Chat: Transforming Healthcare with 5G

    Liverpool 5G talk to Weaver Labs’ founder Maria Lema to talk about transforming healthcare with 5G. Live stream.

  • L5G Create Project Lead Ann Williams presents at EKTG

    Project Lead Ann Williams, took part in the EKTG May 2021 seminar, ‘Good technology in Care Homes’.

  • Loneliness Awareness Week – Haptic Hug

    The Liverpool 5G Create: Connecting Health and Social Care project is demonstrating how 5G can help combat loneliness with their ‘Haptic Hug’ use case.

  • Rowan Garth

    Connecting social care with innovative services

    The first new care home to get 5G as part of the Liverpool 5G Create: Connecting Health and Social Care project will be with Rowan Garth Care Village, enabling them to use new and innovative devices, and have free connectivity.

  • Can 5G Help Defuse the UK’s Health and Social Care Time Bomb?

    On 29th April, Liverpool 5G Director Rosemary Kay will be joining the NHS, DCMS, and Dorset Council at a UK5G working group seminar to discuss how 5G can help solve the health and social care issues encountered by the increase in digital services and growing digital exclusion. The NHS’s Long Term Plan is underpinned by…

  • A woman’s perspective for International Women’s Day

    Today is International Women’s Day, a celebration of talented and vital women across the globe. Here, Liverpool 5G’s Health and Social Care Authority, Ann Williams (from Liverpool City Council), tells us about the great work she’s been involved in , improving social care outcomes and reducing the digital divide in Liverpool.  I am a Commissioner…

  • Liverpool 5G featured in UK5G Innovation Briefing

    UK5G’s Innovation Briefing magazine put the spotlight on Liverpool 5G in its first edition of 2021, looking at the real-world needs the project is addressing and the role of project partners.