This session followed and built upon “Future Technologies for Family Caregiving”. After discussing and hearing about the need for caregiving technologies, participants saw those tools in action. From task coordination to non-invasive remote monitoring, supporting the circle of care to incentivizing caregiving tasks, this session highlighted the breadth of innovation around supporting caregivers today.
From managing diabetes to obesity to hypertension, learn how smart monitoring technologies can ease the burden of complex care management for oneself or a loved one. This panel highlighted 4 companies that are revolutionizing how we coordinate care and maintain wellness in the face of complex health conditions.
A real world simulation exploring the range of personal sensors and trackers from food and fitness to health management.
Independa integrates smart-calendar technology with automated phone-base keep reminders, medication tracking, customized alerts and more to help the elderly stay independent and their caregivers non-stressed. Last year Independa introduced Angela, a social networking and personal assistant and today Dan will demo their new dashboard on the TV. Yes it might be an LGTV.
Kian Saneii, Executive Vice President, Independa
Launched in 2010 Independa integrates smart-calendar technology with automated phone-based reminders, medication tracking, customized alerts and more. This helps the elderly stay independent, and keeps their caregivers non-stressed. This summer Kian introduced Angela, a social networking and personal assistant he’ll demo in this video. This demo was given during the “Health 2.0 Tools Across Generations” panel at the San Francisco Health 2.0 conference in 2011.