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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
 
Essence New Care@Home Active™ Solution for Comprehensive Mobile Senior Care

Essence New Care@Home Active™ Solution for Comprehensive Mobile Senior Care

Innovative extension of award-winning Care@Home Aging-in-Place suite seamlessly extends monitoring anywhere.   Essence, providers of connected-living technologies including award-winning independent-living solutions for seniors, recently introduced Care@Home Active™. This innovative expansion of its aging-in-place suite offers new mobility features that further enhance seniors’ lifestyles and security. Unlike traditional mPERS solutions, Care@Home Active enables seniors to move ... Read More
 
Essence SmartCare Partners with Telekom Slovenije to Provide Innovative eSenior Care Solutions

Essence SmartCare Partners with Telekom Slovenije to Provide Innovative eSenior Care Solutions

Care@Home headlines Slovenian IoT services   Essence SmartCare (part of the Essence Group), a leading provider of IoT, cloud-based connected living solutions, and Telekom Slovenije have announced they are partnering to offer Essence’s award-winning Care@Home aging-in-place solutions to the Slovenian market, giving seniors the independence and security they seek. Telekom Slovenije, a leading communications service ... 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