How Does An Engagement Platform Grow With An Evolving Senior Living Industry?

Posted by Annie Keough on August 10, 2021

 

The senior living industry has adjusted to the ‘new normal’ of virtual communication in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Although adopting new technologies into companies was in effect before the pandemic, the epidemic highlighted the importance of the transition to virtual operations that is expected to continue post-pandemic.

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Topics: Senior Living Life Plan Technology operating system engagement software data StrongBand



Design is Key in Technology Adoption Among Seniors

Posted by Annie Keough on April 26, 2021

Seniors want to learn about and adapt to new technology, but confusing and inaccessible user interfaces can discourage them from trying.

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Topics: Seniors Wellness Wellbeing Communication Technology wellness design aging



Wellzesta uses AI to support low vision residents

Posted by John M. Robinson MD, PhD on July 29, 2020

Wellzesta has long been committed to serving low vision residents. For years, the "events section" has offered consistent support for low vision Wellzesta users. Specifically, the monthly calendar can be zoomed an infinite amount using the pinch-to-zoom functionality. Additionally, DOT, the Wellzesta digital coach, can speak the daily events calendar. 

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Topics: Technology artificial intelligence wellzesta voice technology low vision



Sometimes Wellness Involves Screen Time

Posted by Bridgewater Retirement Community on November 22, 2019

In this article, Bridgewater's Director of Well-being & Engagement explains her holistic understanding of wellness.

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Topics: Senior Living Seniors Technology Digital senior wellness bridgewater


Will Eldercare Be Ubered?

Posted by Ravi Bala on May 23, 2019


Despite the recent spate of adverse news regarding Uber, the concept behind Uber and Airbnb - or more generally, a technology-enabled sharing economy - is here to stay and will have a significant impact on the future of every major industry, including eldercare.

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Topics: Senior Living Technology Digital eldercare sharing economy


StrongBand from Wellzesta: the operating system for senior living

Posted by John M. Robinson MD, PhD on April 5, 2019

Wellzesta's StrongBand medical grade operating system offers security, reliability, and partnership opportunity.

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Topics: Senior Living Technology cybersecurity telehealth backbone operating system


5 Takeaways from the LeadingAge GA/SC Annual Conference

Posted by Evangeline Wilds on April 3, 2019

Last week, I drove down to beautiful Hilton Head, South Carolina to represent Wellzesta as an exhibitor at the LeadingAge GA/SC Annual Conference on Aging.  In addition to the time I spent at our booth, I was able to attend a few seminars as well. Here are five takeaways from my time at the conference:

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Topics: Wellness Technology leadingage cybersecurity conference