WiFi is a hot topic in senior living and long-term care these days, often because it's a major source of frustration. But it doesn't have to be.
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.
Virtual care technologies can help you address staffing shortages, pressures to enhance outcomes and a desire to reach older adults in their houses.
JNL Technologies has announced the launch of a wearable Wander Monitoring Transmitter meant to provide discreet protection for residents who need it.
Staff and residents at an independent and assisted living community in Michigan are experiencing the benefits of bringing virtual reality to residents.
RCare, maker of wireless nurse call systems, has announced their integration with Amazon Alexa "smart home" speakers for senior housing clients.
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, an artificial intelligence-driven platform for elder care, has signed a multi-year agreement with Tradition Senior Living.
Mediware Information Systems has acquired BlueStrata EHR, the companies announced Wednesday.
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.
Kisco Senior Living will deploy K4Connect's flagship product, K4Community, in 16 of its communities across 13 cities in California, Florida, North Carolina and Virginia, the company announced Monday.
Assisted living residents and individuals living in their homes who are clients of a New York home healthcare agency will be receiving Bluetooth-enabled tablet devices that can transmit their vital signs to their clinicians and also enable videoconferencing.
At a Minnesota senior living community, smartwatches and other communication tools will provide caregivers, residents and their family members with real-time health and wellness information while simultaneously enabling the remote tracking of biometric and behavioral data.
In an effort to provide convenience and respond to the increasing technologic capabilities of residents, prospective residents and their families, a Florida continuing care retirement / life plan community has launched a new interactive map and virtual tours on its website.
The LeadingAge Center for Aging Services Technologies has updated its telehealth and remote patient monitoring selection tool with five new telehealth products/vendors and two new case studies.
You've Got Leads and ALIS by Medtelligent announced a strategic integration between their senior living platforms on Tuesday.
What's changing every facet of senior living? In a word: data.
Cloud-based software platform PointClickCare has been named the Best in KLAS winner for long-term care for 2015/2016 by KLAS Research.