home and remote monitoring
includes fall detection, motion sensors, webcams & Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS)
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 07:24
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Wed, 11/20/2013 - 09:04
Australian entrepreneur Hugh Geiger creates CloudPhone 3G. It allows families to monitor a sick one’s health—from great distances and in real time.
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Wed, 11/06/2013 - 12:05
New York Post: Lively consists of a hub that is placed out of the way in the senior’s home, and a series of adhesive sensors.
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 15:22
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (October 28, 2013) – Independa (www.independa.com), the leader in senior-facing remote care technology, and Kendal at Home, the leader in continuing care at home services, today announced the implementation of Independa’s CloudCare solution to Kendal’s senior members. >>> Read more . . .
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Mon, 10/28/2013 - 15:15
WALTHAM, Mass., October 28, 2013 — STANLEY Healthcare, a market leading provider of safety, security and operational efficiency solutions for the healthcare industry, and BAM Labs, a Silicon Valley-based innovator in digital health solutions, today announced that they have formed a joint integration and distribution agreement. >>> Read more . . .
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Fri, 10/18/2013 - 09:21
An upcoming and splashy event looms – time to market. We are in the fall show season and it shows. So the new product isn’t really tested past a slick prototype, but the brochures must get to the printers NOW. Why? CES (or Connected Health, ATA, or the mHealth Summit) is on the calendar and innovation is expected, no actually, innovation is mandated. For the price of a booth, press release, brochures, a demo device and all travel costs, marketers must market. Whether the product works? Not important for demo purposes. Does anyone need the offering? See the hype for 2010 launch of Healthrageous and now see the 2013 shutdown. >>> Read more . . .
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Thu, 10/10/2013 - 07:36
AARP research shows that over 90% of seniors want to stay in their own homes as they age, and much research points to a number of economic and social advantages of doing so. Seniors who stay at home remain a part of their community, and experience a higher quality of life for a longer period of time.
BeClose customers are able to remain in their homes an average of 11 years longer than those seniors who do not install a home monitoring system. >>> Read more . . .
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 07:34
San Diego, CA – October 9, 2013 – Independa, Inc., the leader in resident-facing care solutions for the senior market, announced today that it has secured its initial close of $1.85 million of its $2.25 million Series B Financing round, in order to continue with the market growth of its award-winning integrated CloudCare solutions. The latest round was led by City Hill Ventures, a San Diego-based life sciences and healthcare venture capital firm. >>> Read more . . .
Submitted by Laurie Orlov on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 12:31
TORONTO, October 8, 2013 – For Fire Prevention Week, Good Robot Monitoring Inc., a company with the mission to keep seniors living in their own homes longer, announces an exciting new product that alerts seniors and caregivers when a stove has been left on too long.
Stoves, toasters and other cooking equipment are the leading causes of home fires across North America with risks rising exponentially for seniors. >>> Read more . . .