Implementation of technology in dementia care: facilitators & barriers
Successful implementation of technology in dementia care depends not merely on its effectiveness but also on other facilitating or impeding factors related to e.g. the personal living environment (privacy, autonomy and obtrusiveness); the outside world (stigma and human contact); design (personalisability, affordability and safety), and ethics on these subjects. This section provides recommendations on the implementation of technology in everyday life, for meaningful activities, healthcare technology and technology promoting Social Health.
Moderators of online peer support groups for people with Young Onset Dementia on text-based platforms should ensure the group is closed, and provide a clear description of the purpose of the group, who it is for, and what the ground rules are