My friend JC has a cell phone that works with his hearing aid using some Bluetooth technology. Lately, his Bluetooth device has had its time and was sent to the shop for repair. While waiting for the fix, JC is
Dear CareRinger users and friends, Family caregivers using the CareRinger service can experience peace of mind when their loved ones answer the check-in call. This year, CareRinger has introduced the light button so they can tap to check-in when it’s
They can acknowledge their well-being with just a push of a button. Or by doing so, they can let their loved ones know that they have taken their medicine. For most seniors, this is how technology should work for them.
Some of us still own a landline phone. One popular belief is that the independently-powered landlines can survive a blackout, which is important in an emergency situation. Yet, cell phones are taking the place of landline phones and offering functions
For seniors living by themselves, daily calls offer reassurance1. In case of a mishap, check-in calls may help reduce suffering while they wait to be discovered2. Side effects from some medications can increase the chances of a fall or other
Moving to in-home care without any preparation can be a difficult change1, especially for an elderly loved one who is determined to remain as independent as possible. For senior adults who take pride in their independence, admitting they might need