Monday, 13 July 2015

Techy Tools for Caregivers!

We thought this was interesting... perhaps you could have a look at what's available for caregivers? The links below should give you a good idea...

There is a list of 5 Game-Changing Tech Tools for Caregivers 

Sunrise Senior Living's review of the 5 best apps for caregivers and mHealthTalk's list of the best smartphone apps for caregivers. 

 systematic review  found that caregivers significantly reduced burden and had a dose response, being more effective the more often they were used. 

Another systematic review found that technology-based cognitive behavioral therapy interventions may be a cost-effective way to reduce depression in caregivers.

There is also a report on using technology to aid caregiving from the National Alliance for Caregiving.  View report here.

The Aging in Place Technology Watch just released a new 2015 market overview on technology for aging in place. 

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