GreatCall fall detection

GreatCall adds automatic fall detection to its service

When GreatCall's device detects a fall, an audible prompt notifies the user that a call will be made to 5Star urgent response agents.
Honor Now

Honor launches on-demand service for the elderly

Called Honor Now, the service wows to bring customers a care coordinator (so-called CarePro) either to them or their elderly family members within two hours.
Numera EverThere Device Settings

Nortek Security & Control unveils mobile platform for senior care

Called Numera EverThere, the solution connects seniors with their loved ones through real-time monitoring and notifications.
Lively Wearable

GreatCall looking for early adopters for Lively Wearable on Indiegogo

Announced during this year's CES, the device is an activity tracker for the elderly that can be worn on the wrist or around the neck.
GreatCall Link app

GreatCall Link Check-Ins gives caregivers peace of mind

Using the Link app, caregiver can schedule the type of question, frequency, and the methods in which they want to be notified of any issues.
Philips RespondWell

Philips introduces Aging Well Services for seniors

The new offering will provide seniors, caregivers and medical professionals with access to multiple personalized resources to help with all aspects of aging.

HomeHero Collaborative launched to extend the health system into the home

The companion app enables families to match their loved one with a vetted caregiver, watch video interviews, and get real-time access to daily GPS check-ins.
Kanega watch

Smart watch for seniors looking for early adopters on Kickstarter

Called Kanega watch, the wearable device is easy to use, relying on speech interface rather than buttons, as well as cellular and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Apple Watch sensor patent

Apple Watch to serve as a health companion for the elderly?

A patent application suggests Apple wants to turn its smartwatch into a full-fledged medical device, which could automatically send out an alert when needed.
grandPad tablet for seniors

Comfort Keepers to offer grandPad tablets to seniors

The tablet provides simple and safe ways to stay connected with family, friends and caregivers; it offers access to games, photo sharing, video chat and more.