Joint venture with MedicFP to improve care coordination, reduce re-admissions, prevent fraud and increase patient safety

April 30, 2018

Agreement integrates facial recognition and care coordination technologies to improve patient care coordination, reduce pressure on the system from re-admissions, and counteract fraud.  

Read the full release here


WeCare Chooses Circura for Care Circle Management

April 25, 2018

We’re proud to announce our newest customer, WeCare Home Assistants of Santa Rosa, Calif.. WeCare provides a wide range of services, from occasional assistance to round-the-clock care and more, including post-hospitalization care, care for chronic medical conditions, Alzheimer’s care, hospice supportive care, and care for those who simply need a helping hand. Care circles powered by LifeAssist’s Circura home care management platform will improve care visibility and continuity for WeCare’s seniors, caregivers and their families. “We anticipate that Circura will help our staff, already committed to service excellence, improve care quality, outcomes and operational efficiency,” said Lorenzo Friar, CEO of WeCare parent company Horizon Home Health Care. 

Read more about WeCare Home Assistants here.


Reminder Rosie to be offered through new senior-focused BestBuy program

April 20, 2018

We’re excited to announce that Reminder Rosie will now be included in BestBuy’s Senior Technology assortment. Reminder Rosie is a clock-like device designed to solve the very real challenges of memory loss. Inspired by the inventor’s (Gary Rotman) ’s father who suffered from dementia, the device provides personalized, easy-to-use voice-controlled reminders for medication, appointments and everyday tasks. “We’re excited and honored to be part of BestBuy’s groundbreaking new strategy to serve the aging market,” said Val Ornoy, LifeAssist CEO.

Award-winning Reminder Rosie was recently featured in a podcast dedicated to seniors’ safety at home.  Discover BestBuy’s senior solutions here.


McKnight's Senior Living interviews LifeAssist CEO on benefits of data and analytics 

April 1, 2018

Analyzing data is now an operational imperative for senior living operators looking to succeed in today's competitive marketplace. Good data capture and analysis can add up to better outcomes.

Read full article here 


McKnight's Senior Living interviews LifeAssist's CEO - Before the Fall      

December 8, 2017

Falls are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries of adults aged at least 65 years, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While experts agree not every fall can be prevented, the risks can be significantly reduced.

Read full article here.


LifeAssist is winner in the fall session of the 19th annual Digital Health Awards     

December 4, 2017

The Health Information Resource Center announced the winners in the fall session of its 19th annual Digital Health Awards, which honors the world’s best digital health resources. LifeAssist won Bronze in the category of Connected Digital Health. 

See full list of winners/categories here.


LongTerm Care News Features LifeAssist: Take Your Medicine - Can Technology Help?     

November 9, 2017

New technologies have hit the market to address the challenge of medical adherence, in the launched clinical study by Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network and Baycrest, LifeAssist's Circura will be evaluated. 

Read full article here.


HME News Interviews LifeAssist's CEO - Health Care Needs to be Integrated      

October 11, 2017

As aging adults turn their collective economic resources to a growing array of health needs, they are increasingly interested in using technology that can help them integrate family, healthcare and community support for active, aging independence..

Read full article here.


LifeAssist Selected for Clinical Research Trial at Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation          

September 27, 2017

As a successful innovator, LifeAssist will be partnering with two noted healthcare providers: Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network and Baycrest Health Sciences for the duration of the program. The teams will evaluate and validate medication adherence, efficiency, resource utilization and overall senior care participant’s satisfaction and engagement in health management.

Read full press release here.


HomeCare Magazine Article Features STANLEY Healthcare and LifeAssist: The Silver Tsunami and Technology

August 2, 2017

High-tech can be high-touch for senior’s extending at-home care scenarios and seeking to connect and collaborate on their health and wellness. Read full article here.


STANLEY Healthcare Partners with LifeAssist to Offer Innovative Solutions for Senior Living Communities

July 25, 2017

LifeAssist Technologies Inc. announced an agreement with STANLEY Healthcare to make its robust care giving solutions available to senior living communities through STANLEY Healthcare. Read press release here.


McKnight’s Features Stanley HEALTHCARE and LifeAssist in Article: Addressing Post-Acute Readmissions

July 11, 2017

Readmissions continue to be a barometer of patient engagement and value-based care for the nation's health systems. Article examines the opportunity to shift the nature of patient engagement and reduce the costs, penalties and numbers that lead to Post-Acute readmissions Read full article here.

Seniors Housing Business Magazine Features LifeAssist on Senior Isolation Article

June 27, 2017

Understanding the trends and fostering connections will support elderly in their homes and community, delaying reliance on expensive clinical and institutional care. Read full article here.


LifeAssist Chosen as a 2017 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner - Healthcare

June 26, 2017

Red Herring today announced the winners of its Top 100 North America event, recognizing the continent’s most exciting and innovative private technology companies. LifeAssist had been selected from thousands of entrants. Read full article here.


Kiplinger's Features LifeAssist 'Tech Revolution Benefits Aging'

June 12, 2017

Aging-in-place technology is helping to improve the aging experience for seniors and family caregivers. Read full article here.


Becker's Healthcare Features LifeAssist in Article on Failed Care Transitions

June 1, 2017

When a failed transition occurs the patient experiences diminished medication adherence, appointment and treatment compliance failures and little to no transparency over information that could result in early preventative care measures. Read full article here.


Home Health Technology News: Q&A with Val Ornoy, CEO of LifeAssist

May 30, 2017

Val Ornoy believes that connected care is about more than health care—it needs to bring together health, family and community engagement to support seniors as they transition through life’s late stages. Read full article here.


McKnight's: Investment Made in Tech Company (LifeAssist)

May 4, 2017

McKnight's Product Buzz covers Adaptive Healthcare's announcement of its portfolio investment with its LaunchPad Fund for LifeAssist Technologies. Read full article here.


Adaptive Healthcare Fund Announces Investment in Care Coordination Technology Provider LifeAssist

March 28, 2017

Adaptive Healthcare, the first Southern California-based investment fund focusing on opportunities driven by healthcare transformation, has announced the first portfolio investment of its LaunchPad Fund in LifeAssist Technologies. 

“We are excited to make this investment in LifeAssist,” commented Adaptive Healthcare’s Fund Manager, Larry Gill. “LifeAssist represents a breakthrough solution for care transitions and coordination, by offering unprecedented efficiency in enabling complex layers of information to be shared and distributed. We believe it represents key ‘connective tissue’ that is missing from the healthcare landscape.“  Read full press release here.


McKnight's Covers LifeAssist's Launch of Circura

May 4, 2016

LifeAssist has developed a “white label partnership program” that is meant to connect residents with their care providers.

The company's SaaS care management platform, Circura, and its companion in-home device, Rosie, are new caregiving solutions. Users can access Circura, which was launched this year, via a smart device and help with messaging, reporting, alerts, calendar, notes and activities tracking. Read full article here


LifeAssist Launches Enterprise Care Management Platform & Partnership with Dynamic Nursing

March 31, 2016

“Choosing LifeAssist was a no brainer. We had been looking for 3 years for a HIPAA compliant daily care and collaboration solution. Circura’s features such as messaging, reporting, alerts, calendar, notes and activities tracking are tremendous assets. Plus, the white label option helps increase Dynamic’s brand reach. We are thrilled at the opportunity to improve communication between our caregivers, families and the patients” states Ron Pardo, Executive Vice-President at Dynamic Nursing

Read full article here.


Aging Matters: Write Off Costs of Senior Care

March 17, 2016

Most individuals want to hold on to every penny earned, so at tax time, we look for ways to deduct expenses, especially the high-cost medical bills. But Uncle Sam’s tax code is extremely complicated and difficult to understand, so you need guidance. Full article here.


Can the Sharing Economy Alter the Services for the Aging?

March 1, 2016


The sharing economy is in its infancy, and the series of services offered by start-ups that enable peer to peer exchange using technology may alter how we help the aging populations. Full article here.


17 Disruptive Tech Ideas the Senior Industry Needs - LifeAssist Featured

 January 2016

Consider the following answers from aging experts to the question, “Given an unlimited budget and the best tech team on the planet, what technology would you build to transform the senior care industry?” Read full article.


Looking for the Next Billion Dollar Tech Market?

November, 6 2015

LifeAssist weighs in on connecting with Aging Technology Associations and Advisors. Read full article.


50 of the Hardest Working People in Gerontology

October, 6 2015

Congrats to Gary Rotman, inventor of LifeAssist's Reminder Rosie (he's #34)!. Read full article.


How to Keep Up with Your Medications 

April, 20 2015

Read article here.


Aging In Place Technology Watch

February, 11 2015

Five technologies from LeadingAge 2015 conference in Boston. LifeAssist provided a sneak peek of its Circura product prior to launch. Read full article.


NBC - Today Show

December 21, 2014

NBC TODAY presents Reminder Rosie on Health and Safety segment. See video here.


AARP Bulletin

March 31, 2014

Renowned Baby Boomer Author Sally Abrahms editorial on Home Care technology includes Reminder Rosie. Read article here.