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Assisted Living Locators, Seniorly partner

October 17, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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Through this partnership, Seniorly will connect families via their online platform with Assisted Living Locators senior living advisors.

Data highlights the benefit of free ride sharing programs for seniors

October 4, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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On-demand car services can drastically improve the health of senior citizens, according to new preliminary data.

Wearable tech finds its fit with seniors

September 26, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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As of 2016, figures released by the World Health Organization (WHO), estimated the average global life expectancy was 70.5 years, with the life expectancy in US slightly below average at 69.1 years.

Company aims to ease overmedication concerns by using tech

September 26, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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At assisted living facilities where staff and funding can be thin, on the ground care is often managed by sedating residents with unnecessary antipsychotics. 

Financial, medical data may carry SNFs into a brighter future

September 21, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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“The marriage between clinical and financial data, I think, will be important with whatever the next payment model looks like,” Vincent Fedele, director of analytics at the New Jersey-based consulting firm, said.

Scientists develop ability for computer avatars to detect dementia

September 19, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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This technique developed by a team from Osaka University and Nara Institute of Science and Technology involves learning characteristics of...

New Jersey retirement community improves lives with smart technology

September 14, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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The decision to incorporate progressive technology into an already robust wellness program is the result of an ongoing commitment to make physical health a priority of community life.

Heritage to try out new tech, includes AI, telehealth

September 5, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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Heritage Senior Living is trying out some cutting-edge technology by working with a university—exemplifying an industry trend that has seen other providers do the same.

SNFs look to telemedicine for improved care, Medicare cost cuts

August 28, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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Using an after-hours telemedicine platform, a Brooklyn-based skilled nursing facility treated more patients on-site, reduced costly hospital transports and cut its Medicare expenses by more than $1.5 million in one year.

House bill would allow groups to use telemedicine for long-term care

August 7, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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Proponents say using the technology to expand care access in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) could significantly reduce hospital admissions from by permitting Medicare to enter into value-based care arrangements with medical groups to provide care via...

Raleigh startup hopes to use AI to analyze, treat Alzheimer's

July 30, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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A Raleigh start-up that has created an AI-based system to collect data and offer advice on the treatment of early-stage Alzheimer’s disease says it’s now working to expand the number of clinics it works with.

Good start, long road ahead for smart tech in skilled nursing facilities

July 24, 2018  |  I Advance Senior Care
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Voice technology has promise in senior care, but skilled nursing providers and residents need to keep their expectations tempered, one expert says.

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