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GreatCall to be acquired by Best Buy for $800 million

GreatCall to be acquired by Best Buy for $800 million

GreatCall is being acquired by Best Buy Co. Inc. for $800 million in cash, the latter company announced Wednesday. The transaction is expected to close by the end of Best Buy's fiscal 2019 third quarter.

Technology company unveils monitoring device

JNL Technologies has announced the launch of a wearable Wander Monitoring Transmitter meant to provide discreet protection for residents who need it.

RCare announces Alexa integration

RCare, maker of wireless nurse call systems, has announced their integration with Amazon Alexa "smart home" speakers for senior housing clients.

Senior Star installs technology to benefit residents with dementia

Senior Star installs technology to benefit residents with dementia

Senior Star has become the first senior living community in the country to purchase and install BikeAround, a stationary, individually adjustable assistive bike that is paired with Google Street View to provide cognitive and physical benefits to residents.

CarePredict announces agreement with Tradition Senior Living

CarePredict, an artificial intelligence-driven platform for elder care, has signed a multi-year agreement with Tradition Senior Living.

Mediware Information Systems acquires BlueStrata EHR

Mediware Information Systems has acquired BlueStrata EHR, the companies announced Wednesday.

Yardi's RENTCafé Reach now available for senior living

The set of marketing services is designed to attract prospects and convert leads through search engine optimization, pay-per-click advertising and enhanced online property listings.

Senior living provider expands partnership with technology vendor

Carlton Senior Living has expanded its partnership with RF Technologies to provide wireless safety solutions for residents.

Ageless Innovation introduces Tuxedo Cat

Ageless Innovation introduces Tuxedo Cat

Ageless Innovation has introduced Tuxedo Cat, a companion pet designed for older adults in its Joy for All brand.

Technology partnership aims to benefit residents, staff

The Avamere Family of Companies and K4Connect will work together to bring K4Community, K4Connect's flagship senior living solution, to Avamere communities.

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Aug. 15 

Senior 'stay-cation'

State College, PA 

Residents and friends of Juniper Village at Brookline's Wellspring Memory Care in State College, PA, recently took a virtual trip to the beach.

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