Selection of reassurance products and services depends on whether they can provide peace of mind to everyone, the senior included. For the Care Hub 1 users, false inactivity is definitely a cause for concern when the senior’s activities are not
Introducing the Care Hub App Amazon has introduced a Care Hub 1 app that could be used in addition to CareRinger® to care for our seniors. For example, it allows you, the caregiver, to view notifications from an Echo device
Half the people in the U.S. do not take their meds properly1 . The motion activated “Check My Meds” method, utilizing the Amazon Echo Flex and a motion detection attachment, simply helps people take their meds properly. According to Dr.
Do you have an iPhone? Do you use Emergency SOS on your iPhone? How does the CareRinger service measure up? iPhone SOS1 CareRinger2 By turning on Auto Call, your iPhone automatically calls emergency services (911) after the countdown ends. You
Some time ago, I received an alert from the Ventura County Police about a missing person who left her house and disappeared in our neighborhood. “What if she had her cell phone with her?”, I thought to myself. Perhaps, the
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.
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