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Discussing the Future of PERS at Catalyst 2017

Discussing the Future of PERS at Catalyst 2017

This past week we were in Naples, Florida, discussing telecare, remote monitoring and PERS technologies at Catalyst 2017, of which we were proud Platinum sponsors. Catalyst is the largest PERS conference in the United States and the first event of its kind that brings together the best minds in the telecare industry, helping dealers expand ... Read More
 
Home Security and Telecare Merge Through IoT

Home Security and Telecare Merge Through IoT

The home security industry is a well-stablished, mature market in some countries like the US, where it has had a long, stable trajectory for over 30 years. During this time, the market has kept growing steadily, at a single figure rate. Innovation has come over that time, mainly through improvements in motion detection technologies, and ... Read More
 
Connected Care Technologies Can Help Bridge the Generational Gap

Connected Care Technologies Can Help Bridge the Generational Gap

We live in a hyper connected society. No matter where we are, we are always just a few taps away from establishing contact with other human beings. With the variety of Social Media channels in common use today, our contact with our family and friends – even those of whom are not part of our ... 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
 
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
 
Voice Panic Detection: The Future of PERS

Voice Panic Detection: The Future of PERS

Josh Locke is Director of Sales at Essence USA. He is a Certified Senior Advisor with over 12 years’ experience in the PERS industry.  He has been in the “start-up” side of PERS for nearly all of those years.  In 2013, he was recruited to launch a new mobile PERS into the industry, which was ... Read More