Three Trends to Watch in Senior Living Tech This Year

While the COVID-19 pandemic has presented unthinkable challenges for senior living providers over the course of the last year, a positive shift has emerged in terms of the industry’s adoption of technology to assist its residents — from engagement to family communications and more. And with that tech adoption has come a flurry of new […]

Voices: Jessica Longly, Business Development Strategist, CDW Healthcare

This article is sponsored by CDW Healthcare. In this Voices interview, Senior Housing News sits down with Jessica Longly, Business Development Strategist with CDW Healthcare, to get her take on the next five years for senior living technology — what’s trending among senior living providers’ tech wants and needs, how the pandemic changed the industry’s […]

Merrill Gardens President: Google Nest Initiative Has Made Me ‘A Believer’ In the Tech

The Covid-19 pandemic has drastically accelerated the adoption of technology within senior living, with communities across the nation rapidly implementing a variety of tools. One of the most high-profile tech rollouts of 2020 has been occurring at buildings operated by Merrill Gardens, where Google has been deploying Nest Hub Max devices with adaptations for older […]

Voices: Ginna Baik, Strategic Business Development Manager for Senior Care, CDW Healthcare

This article is sponsored by CDW Healthcare. In this Voices interview, Senior Housing News sits down with CDW Healthcare’s strategic business development manager for senior care, Ginna Baik, to learn about how CDW is approaching the future of technology in senior care, where providers need to invest for that future, and the key areas where […]

[White Paper] Smart Home Strategies for Senior Care

Smart home technology is making inroads into homes across the world to make life more convenient — whether that means turning on a light via voice command or allowing a user to turn an appliance on or off remotely by smartphone. But in senior living, these elements do more than provide convenience; they can provide […]

Amazon Announces HIPAA-Compliant Alexa Skills, Opening Possibilities for Senior Living

The HIPAA era for Amazon’s Alexa has arrived, opening new possibilities for how senior living providers and residents might utilize the voice technology. Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) launched Alexa’s secure medical skill kit Thursday. Through the new kit, select entities are allowed to build Alexa skills that securely send and receive protected patient health information. So […]

Announcing Preliminary Speakers For BUILD

Innovators, disruptors and industry players are redefining senior living development — planting their stakes to carve out the next phase and reshape the future. Senior Housing News presents BUILD, a full-day conference showcasing thought leaders driving the next generation of senior housing development. The event on May 8th in Chicago will have presentations, panel discussions […]

Join Us For BUILD – The Future of Senior Housing

Senior Housing News is pleased to present BUILD: a brand new event taking placing on May 8, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. This full-day event will bring together operators, builders, investors, capital providers, developers, architects and interior designers involved in the construction and design of senior living communities. BUILD is a must-attend for anyone who plans to […]