Hearing loops -- the positive change to people's lives -- and the inertia of public institutions to provide them.
You are here
Related News Articles
An interesting collection about the industry -- take a look.
This is your grandfather's Facebook - seniors are the fastest growing demographic.
It will be up to healthcare companies to adapt those technologies to be used by seniors.
The number of “hospice survivors” in the US has risen because hospice companies earn more by recruiting patients who aren’t dying.
Not a survey, but noting of use of EHR, care coordination, sensors, and mobile apps.
Wearable devices for home health monitoring of the elderly will include clothing and accessories.
#1 Wearable monitors: 13% of US adults are considering purchasing a wearable fitness device. (I thought that was last year?)
People aged 60+ filed 26% of fraud complaints; one in five aged 65+ was 'abused financially.' Their example: a woman aged 85.
CEA survey results included some intriguing hints that wearables might soon be used in chronic disease care as well.
The new HealthPatch is a biosensor worn on the chest to measure caloric burn, heart rate and six other vital signs.
Consulting a driving rehabilitation specialist -- for tech, "smart" headlights that adjust the range and intensity of light and lane departure systems.
Nothing at mHealth Summit about the realities of long term care managed by families and paid for with private dollars.
How their relationship with technology has changed with age.
From $413 million in 2010 to $928 million in 2013, according to AARP analysis of investments that could benefit the 50+.
The question to think of is ‘Who’s going to help take care of all those people?’”
Introduces device for fall detection.
An app for a technique called perceptual learning to reduce—or even eliminate—the need for reading glasses.
Living Gartner's hype cycle in one day.
They are: a poorly set up team or a startup that isn’t willing to change with technology leads to problems later on.
The home will serve as an early detection system.
Dallas-based accelerator program spawns a new Care Referral service, Cariloop
First attempts at identifying location of caller often are inaccurate.
To consider wireless, mobile and digital technologies in healthcare as a way to reduce costs and improve the quality of care.
Deloitte: The number of app downloads and per app spending decreased 13 percent from 2012 to 2013 in the United States.