Ease e-Home - British Columbia project testing how Amazon Echo may help seniors | Canadian Healthcare Technology
Smart homes for seniors? The two make an unlikely match – but one project funded by the Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), powered by Baycrest Health Sciences, is evaluating how living in a smart home could improve quality of life for older adults with early-stage dementia. Victoria, BC-based
Minds in Motion - Program helps people diagnosed with early stage dementia connect with others | Global News
Minds in Motion helps people diagnosed with early stage dementia stay active while connecting with others in a social setting.
Careteam - Care Coordination - It Takes a Village, and a Tech Platform | StartUp Health
HQ’d in Canada, Careteam is forming a global coalition of change agents to help care teams collaborate and solve the fragmentation in healthcare.When physician Alexandra T. Greenhill, CEO and Chief...
Community ASAP - Silver Alert app launched | CTV News
A new application could help locate missing people with dementia.
RESPECT - New tool predicts when long-term care patients will die | CBC
Researchers in Ottawa have come up with a tool to both predict how much time patients in long-term care have left, and to kick-start the important conversations that need to take place before they die.
Community ASAP - Coquitlam SAR tests search app at Mundy Park | Tricity News
A new smartphone app that could help locate people with dementia who go wandering will get its first test in B.C. this weekend at Mundy Park in Coquitlam. Saturday, about 15 Coquitlam Search and . . .
iGeriCare - Innovation notebook | Hamilton Spectator
Donate to McMaster’s new midwifery bursary and meet Hamilton’s new health care leader.
DataDay - New Canadian-made app aims to help people with early dementia or mild cognitive impairment | MobileSyrup
The DataDay mobile app can help patients with early dementia or mild cognitive impairment better go about their days.
Ably Bed - Norwegian entrepreneurs use BMW designers to create the world's smartest hospital beds | Shifter
CABHI announces funding for 31 new projects | Canadian Healthcare Technology
TORONTO – The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), led by Baycrest, has announced support for the development and validation testing of 31 new innovations in aging and brain healthcare. A total of $1.4 M in support has been leveraged through CABHI's Spark program, which aims at fostering innovations from
City of Brampton hospitals first to use innovative health care apps to support growing ageing community | City of Brampton