Care UK 111 Luscii

The Care UK Coronavirus programme

The demand for healthcare is increasing due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Care UK, who provide the NHS 111 service in North West London, is preparing for this by creating new resources for patients. Our new virtual monitoring app, The Care UK Health Coronavirus Programme, allows us to monitor your health in relation to key symptoms of the Coronavirus from the comfort and safety of your own home.

get it on google play

Who can sign up to the Care UK Coronavirus programme?

  • The Care UK Coronavirus programme is currently available to all patients registered in one of our practices nationwide.
  • Care UK is working to make the service available more broadly as soon as possible.

What do I need to signup to this app?

  • To use this app, you will need access to an internet connection and a smartphone or tablet with Android version 7 or higher or Apple version ios12 or higher.
  • You will need a thermometer, as one of the health parameters we monitor is body temperature.
  • You must be 18 years or older to use this app.

How much does this app cost me?

  • Care UK is providing this app free of charge to our registered patients.

How does the Care UK Coronavirus programme help me?

  • The app guides and reminds you to provide daily details on your health from your location. For example, how much you cough, whether you are short of breath, and what your temperature is.
  • We will send you a reminder every morning at 09:00. The Care UK response centre will analyse these answers
  • If there is a medical reason for contacting you, the Care UK response centre will do so within 24 hours (by telephone or through a message in the app).
  • If there is no medical need to contact you, you will receive a message from us within 48 hours.
  • If you want us to give you a ring, please indicate that in the app and we will respond within 24 hours.
UK corona check in Luscii

Well prepared

The Care UK medical team can remotely monitor the health of a large group of people using the coronavirus programme. We expect this to enable us to better respond to the medical needs of patients. With your help, we are better prepared for possible consequences of the coronavirus outbreak.

How Do I signup?

  • Register for free using the form below.
  • If you meet the eligibility criteria, you will receive instructions by e-mail to install the Luscii app on your smartphone or tablet.
  • In the app, you will answer questions daily on your health and well-being. We will send you a reminder every morning at 09:00.
  • The Care UK response centre will analyse these answers
  • If there is a medical reason for contacting you, the Care UK response centre will do so within 24 hours (by telephone or through a message in the app). 

This coronavirus programme was developed by Care UK and Luscii, The Netherlands 2020 All rights reserved.

Disclaimer

The Care UK Coronavirus programme has been developed in a very short timeframe to address some of the coronavirus healthcare challenges we face in the United Kingdom. The programme will start as a basic version and will be further developed in the coming period. We reserve the right to stop your participation or reject new registrations, for example if our capacity requires us to do so.