Easing the Burden: Connected Caregiving Tools

This session followed and built upon “Future Technologies for Family Caregiving”. After discussing and hearing about the need for caregiving technologies, participants saw those tools in action. From task coordination to non-invasive remote monitoring, supporting the circle of care to incentivizing caregiving tasks, this session highlighted the breadth of innovation around supporting caregivers today.

Independa – Helping the Elderly Maintain Independence

Kian Saneii, Executive Vice President, Independa

Launched in 2010 Independa integrates smart-calendar technology with automated phone-based reminders, medication tracking, customized alerts and more. This helps the elderly stay independent, and keeps their caregivers non-stressed. This summer Kian introduced Angela, a social networking and personal assistant he’ll demo in this video. This demo was given during the “Health 2.0 Tools Across Generations” panel at the San Francisco Health 2.0 conference in 2011.

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Easing the Burden: Connected Caregiving Tools

This session followed and built upon “Future Technologies for Family Caregiving”. After discussing and hearing about the need for caregiving technologies, participants saw those tools in action. From task coordination to non-invasive remote monitoring, supporting the circle of care to incentivizing caregiving tasks, this session highlighted the breadth of innovation around supporting caregivers today.

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Independa – Helping the Elderly Maintain Independence

Kian Saneii, Executive Vice President, Independa Launched in 2010 Independa integrates smart-calendar technology with automated phone-based reminders, medication tracking, customized alerts and more. This helps the elderly stay independent, and keeps their caregivers non-stressed. This summer Kian introduced Angela, a social networking and personal assistant he’ll demo in this video. This demo was given during the "Health 2.0 Tools Across Generations" panel at the San Fran ...