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VitalCare Remote Patient Monitoring Platform Now Includes Medication Adherence Module

VitalTech, a company focused on enhancing the quality of life for seniors through connected care services and smart wearable devices, included a medication module to its VitalCare remote patient monitoring platform. Clinicians and patients can now set medication reminders by time of day, which are then sent to the patient’s tablet or smartphone. These reminders […]

Fall Detection Wearables in 2019

The most common cause of injury in the elderly population is falling. In the United States, around 33% of the elderly fall at least once per year, and these falls result in over 2 million visits to the emergency room. Besides the elderly, people with a physical condition that impairs mobility or balance may become […]
Cerna OnHand Assistance

Cerna Home Care Releases “OnHand Assistance”, a Smartwatch for Seniors’ Safety

Senior care service provider Cerna Home Care launched “Onhand Assistance” – a smartwatch especially designed for seniors. The stylish wearable device provides fall detection, fall notification, vitals monitoring, cellular communication, and medication reminders – in addition to life saving calls and care. Every second an older adult fall, making falls the number one cause of […]
Electric stimulation improves memory

Electric Stimulation Improves the Working Memory of Older People

The performance of our working memory deteriorates as we age. As we get older, it becomes increasingly difficult to form new memories and hold on to them. Now researchers at Boston University have shown that it is possible to improve memory in older folks. They used external electric stimulation to give 70-year-olds the memory abilities […]
Ornate O6S

UnaBiz and Ornate Jointly Launch World’s First Class 0 Smartwatch at the CES 2019

UnaBiz, an IoT solutions company, and Ornate have teamed up to launch the World’s first Class 0 smartwatch at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas. The Omate O6S smartwatch has been designed with the goal of protecting senior citizens with first services. Related CES 2019: Omron HeartGuide Blood Pressure Monitor Smartwatch The smartwatch has a […]
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CarePredict raises $9.5 million for AI wearable that monitors seniors’ health

CarePredict, an AI-driven digital health company that is on a mission to develop technologies that can provide high-quality senior care, announced that it has secured $9.5 million in Series A. The funding was led by Secocha Ventures, Las Olas Ventures, and Startup Health Ventures. This brings the firm’s total raised to $19.7 million, following a […]