AT&T is experimenting with telehealth devices and a communications network that might reduce falls in the home, a major cause of death among the elderly. Great item for the ‘pointer to the future’ watchers, posted in the ‘Submitted by readers‘… Read moreCould AT&T prevent falls?
Press release high on the heartwarming human interest meter, by Invicta Telecare: “I was so frightened, and dread to think how long I would have been outside lying injured in the cold if I had not had my wrist strap… Read moreInvicta Telecare throws a lifeline
“Home for Life Solutions(TM) and Tunstall Healthcare A/S announce a joint effort to design and implement the ‘Telehealth Pilot Project.’ The one-year Pilot Project will evaluate the use of wireless telehealth services based on Tunstall technology and products in the… Read moreNew telehealth pilot project to evaluate technology solutions for US market
Not telecare, but relevant to the care context in the UK: “Older people in Britain are being drugged and robbed when they need care, claims the Alzheimer’s Society. The charity is accusing the government of ‘daylight robbery’ with thousands facing… Read moreOlder people being drugged and robbed when they need care