Tag Archives: the elderly

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

MedTuner Takes First Place at the Developers’ World Cup Final

Health 2.0 Developers’ World Cup judging took place at the San Francisco code-a-thon this past weekend. Though the two-day code-a-thon that was going on in the background was focused around behavior change and encouraging healthy habits, the theme for World … Continue reading

Independa Partners with GreatCall for Emergency Response

Independa partnered with wireless services provider GreatCall to create an emergency response system for elderly patients. Independa has a few different products for patients and caregivers that help seniors maintain greater independence, whether they’re living on their own or in … Continue reading

Useful Tech Gadgets for Senior Citizens

Emergency Radio| Photo Credit: ebay.com We know that many retirees prefer to stay at home and enjoy their independence without the scrutiny of family or caregivers, but their preference to live alone usually worries family members.  The good news is … Continue reading