Hot New Tech Helps Shape Wellness-Centered Senior Living

The 21st Century Senior Living Community is a series brought to you by CDW, a provider of technology solutions and services focused exclusively on serving the healthcare marketplace. The series takes a clear-eyed look at how leading providers and their partners are creating the next generation of senior living communities by raising the bar on […]

Editor’s Picks: Justin Timberlake’s SHN Debut

This week, Senior Housing News readers jumped at the chance to learn how to make the industry “sexy.” Readers were also interested in Philips’ Aging Well Services, the lingering debate over the term “life plan community” and a study that revealed just how much families of assisted living residents worry about falls.   Here in […]

Philips Aims To Be One-Stop Shop for Senior Care Solutions

Many companies, both startups and behemoths like Apple, have made bold moves to offer technology geared toward the aging population of the nation and globe. Multinational tech giant Philips (NYSE: PHG) has been no exception, and a recently launched initiative could position the company as a one-stop shop of sorts for seniors and caregivers looking […]

Philips is Spearheading Senior Care’s Newest Tech Hub

Multinational tech giant Philips is at the center of a new research hub that aims to develop services and solutions focused senior care technology. And the company has enlisted a slew of collaborators, including in senior living, to further this initiative. Announced during the White House Conference on Aging on Monday, the AgingWell Hub (AWH) […]

Philips Releases App As Newest Foray into Senior Care

Whether it’s to call a nearby loved one or even the helping hands of a nearby neighbor, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG) says there’s an app for that with the launch of their its Lifeline response system. But unlike most medical alert devices, this new tech doesn’t have to be worn on an individual’s person.  Offering […]

Home Tech: The New Competitive Edge for Senior Living?

Technology platforms and products are expected to increase people’s abilities to age in place in private residences, and senior living providers who want to stay ahead of the game—and potentially disruptive newcomers—may want to explore building brand loyalty through in-home service line extensions. Providers are mostly split in two camps when it comes to the […]