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The changing face of cardiac rehab: How health technology has improved the way cardiac patients access vital rehabilitation services

16th November 2020, St Ives Cambridgeshire: Aseptika, a Cambridge-based healthcare business, has developed an innovative remote monitoring system for cardiac rehabilitation patients. This system has been awarded a “Highly Commended” in the Selfcare Forum awards for 2020. The system, called Active+me REMOTE Cardiac Recover, is a cardiac recovery service delivered remotely in partnership with cardiac […]

Posted on November 16, 2020

Taking Cardiac Rehab Online during Lockdown

How Addenbrooke’s Hospital continued to deliver rehabilitation for cardiac patients using Active+me during the COVID-19 pandemic. Patients enrolled on the Active+me cardiac rehabilitation pilot were able to complete the programme without face-to-face contact. When the coronavirus pandemic forced hospitals to deliver services differently, a cardiac rehabilitation pilot being run at Addenbrooke’s Hospital quickly adapted to […]

Posted on September 14, 2020

Active+me

Active+me is a programme that combines group exercise classes, health coaching, peer support, PAM (Patient Activation Measure) monitoring and teaching patients how to use Aseptika – Activ8rlives self-care monitoring technology to track their health and wellbeing. The data can also be reviewed remotely by health and care professionals, helping to identify deterioration in conditions more quickly than traditional methods of support.

Posted on March 12, 2019

Self-care: Councils helping people look after themselves

Active+ a collaboration between CCG, HDC, EAHSN, HCCNmand healthcare innovator Activ8rlives encourages cancer and cardiac rehabilitation patients to become active and involved in self-monitoring of their recovery.

Posted on March 11, 2019

Maggie an Activated Cardiac Patient speaking to NHS leaders in the East of England about self-care

Coinciding with National Self-Care Week, Eastern AHSN is hosting its “Innovation in healthcare: new solutions to well-known issues” event with over 60 NHS leaders from the NHS in the East of England.

Posted on November 12, 2018

Maggie Johnson – an activated cardiac patient

“It has made me feel much more secure about my health, I can print out the data and take it to the next doctor’s appointment instead of having to remember how I’ve been feeling, it’s all there in black and white. I am sure that doing this programme will keep us all going for a lot longer.”

Posted on November 15, 2017

Be Self-Care Aware: Stock-up your cupboards to take care of common illnesses

Passing through the GP surgery the other day I picked up an NHS leaflet about being self-care aware!

Posted on November 13, 2017

Self-Care Week

Self-Care Week is an annual national awareness week that focuses on embedding support for self-care across communities, families and generations.     Activ8rlives takes Self-care very seriously and we’ve written about Self-Care in some other articles here on our website.

Posted on November 13, 2017

Young people benefit from £3.1 million SBRI healthcare funding

Investment worth just over £3 million will be shared by five companies, including local organisation Aseptika Ltd, who won the award to develop their work within the self-care and remote monitoring categories.

Posted on November 3, 2017

Digital Pioneers Pave the Way for Future NHS

The Eastern Academic Health Science Network (EAHSN) has announced 8 Digital Champions in the East of England Region as part of the launch of the National Co-Production Week 2017, celebrating collaboratively produced initiatives.

Posted on July 12, 2017