Care Resources Embraces care.coach and Other Technology to Promote Healthy, Independent Living in Older Adults
Care Resources, a community-based program for people 55 years and older, is expanding its use of innovative telehealth and telemonitoring technology to promote healthy and independent living among participants.
The organization has formed a strategic partnership with digital health company care.coach. Care Resources participants can talk with a care.coach Avatar™, who takes the form of a dog or cat, on a tablet in their homes. The easy-to-use technology provides remote patient monitoring for Care Resources while providing compassionate social support for the participant as a digital companion, among other capabilities.
“Feedback from our participants has been highly positive,” Technology Coordinator Morgan Ballmann said. “We see the impact every day through the personal touches care.coach provides.
Click here to read the recent press release about care.coach and additional telehealth technology solutions adopted by Care Resources.