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Ambient Home Health Monitoring Sensors- Guest Post by Shalani Andria

Ambient Home Health Monitoring Sensors- Guest Post by Shalani Andria

Frost & Sullivan has been so kind as to contribute with a guest post for our Connected Living blog. Shalani Andria, Transformational Health Industry Analyst, shares with us her expert views on the Digital Health market in the APAC region. Enjoy the reading! Ambient sensors for home health monitoring have the potential to help better ... Read More
 
Essence Voice Panic Detector Wins IoT Breakthrough Award

Essence Voice Panic Detector Wins IoT Breakthrough Award

The VPD and other Connected-Living solutions to be presented at CES 2017 Tel Aviv, January 4, 2017 – Essence’s ground-breaking Voice Panic Detector (VPD) has continued to win awards for its voice-enabled emergency alerting technology for seniors. Having been recognized within the industry several times since its release in 2016, the VPD has now won ... Read More
 
The Age at Which Users Start to Wear Panic Buttons is Decreasing

The Age at Which Users Start to Wear Panic Buttons is Decreasing

When speaking about PERS tech, the first idea that comes to mind for many people is the traditional panic button, a device that entails a long lasting stigma. It is not unusual for many seniors to refuse to wear them —even after having experienced a fall, as it is associated with negative thoughts such as ... Read More
 
Overcoming the Stigma of Panic Buttons with Smart Alerting

Overcoming the Stigma of Panic Buttons with Smart Alerting

The Medical Alert Systems market, also known as PERS (Personal Emergency Response Systems) has been rapidly changing for the past few years. The revolution in the industry has been so fast that many companies have not been able to keep pace with the times, and general consumers are mostly unaware of their many options, sticking ... Read More
 
Beyond Panic Buttons: Essence Brings Smart Alerting to MAMA 2016

Beyond Panic Buttons: Essence Brings Smart Alerting to MAMA 2016

For the past two days we have been at the MAMA —Medical Alert Monitoring Association— annual meeting, an event that we never miss. It brings together professionals in the alert monitoring and PERS industry from all over the United States and it is a unique opportunity to exchange valuable insights and join forces towards the ... Read More
 
Senior Care Innovations at Health Plus Care

Senior Care Innovations at Health Plus Care

For the past two days, and just one week after IFSEC was over, we have been busy attending Health Plus Care in London, one of the largest and most important integrated care conferences in Europe. Health Plus Care aims to bring social care and health professionals together to look for new productive ways of working ... Read More