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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
How to Keep Up with Your Medications
April, 20 2015
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