Keeping Connected – Access to Broadband & Technical Support

NHS- Care Home Internet Connectivity Support

What?

As a care provider you may need to improve your internet connection to use technology more during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. NHSX and NHS Digital are working with the telecommunications industry to make low cost offers available to care homes, so that improved connections can be delivered quickly.

How?

The NHS have collated key information regarding this, which includes a list of deals based on the internet speed needed for typical care homes of different sizes, an alphabetical list of suppliers and further considerations.

Links to More Information

BT Basic

What?

Not well known about, BT offer a very low-cost broadband package. BT Basic is a simple, low cost service that helps you get connected if you are on specific low income Government benefits.

Check it out here.