Poots talks Connected Health at Mobile World Congress

Health Minister Edwin Poots has addressed delegates at the ‘mPowered Industries’ strand of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today.

The Minister said; “Chronic diseases are one of the biggest challenges facing health systems today. The need to better manage people with these conditions outside of the hospital setting is widely recognised. Mobile technologies play a crucial role in educating and monitoring people within their home environments and offer many solutions to improve chronic disease prevention and management. Read more: DHSSPS press release

About Toni Bunting

Toni joined Ireland’s longest established telecare company, TASK Community Care in 2009, and is responsible for operations and business development in its Northern Ireland division. Having originally planned for a career in the legal profession, she gained her Bachelor of Laws degree in 2004, and subsequently completed the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law of England and Wales. Toni also holds a Master’s Degree in Management & Corporate Governance and has carried out various legal research/publications work for the Law Centre (NI) on a voluntary basis, with a focus on Community Care Law.

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