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The number of “hospice survivors” in the US has risen because hospice companies earn more by recruiting patients who aren’t dying.

12/24/2013

#1 Wearable monitors: 13% of US adults are considering purchasing a wearable fitness device.  (I thought that was last year?)

12/24/2013

People aged 60+ filed 26% of fraud complaints; one in five aged 65+ was 'abused financially.' Their example: a woman aged 85.

12/24/2013

Not a survey, but noting of use of EHR, care coordination, sensors, and mobile apps.

12/24/2013

Wearable devices for home health monitoring of the elderly will include clothing and accessories.

12/19/2013

The new HealthPatch is a biosensor worn on the chest to measure caloric burn, heart rate and six other vital signs.

12/19/2013

CEA survey results included some intriguing hints that wearables might soon be used in chronic disease care as well.

12/17/2013

Consulting a driving rehabilitation specialist -- for tech, "smart" headlights that adjust the range and intensity of light  and lane departure systems.