Remote patient monitoring has revolutionised healthcare delivery, enabling individuals to be monitored from home using wearable devices and telecare monitoring software.
This type of technology is becoming increasingly vital as populations across the world continue to age. Technology can play a major role in helping elderly people to live an independent and thriving later life in the place they choose.
At Tunstall, we believe technology has a major role to play in supporting health and care for your whole life. You should have the freedom to choose how you live, regardless of any additional needs that you may already have or develop in your later years.
We specialise in creating solutions that support people as they age. Our solutions are designed to enable independence, or to give health and care workers comprehensive tools to deliver the best care for you when you need an extra helping hand.
Let’s look at some of the solutions we’ve developed to enable senior members of our communities to lead fulfilling lives while maintaining their autonomy and independence…
Sep 6, 2023
Personal alarms and safety devices, such as connected fire detectors and temperature sensors, play a crucial role in maintaining a secure environment for elderly individuals. These devices are designed to detect potential hazards and alert both the individual, their caregivers, or the emergency services, ensuring a prompt response in case of emergencies. With these technologies, people can feel safer and more confident in their chosen living space.
For elderly individuals who desire greater mobility, there are personal alarms equipped with GPS trackers and personal safety apps available. These tools provide real-time location tracking and emergency assistance, allowing people to venture outside their homes with peace of mind. With just a click of a button, they can connect to emergency services or notify their caregivers in case of any issues or emergencies, empowering them to maintain their independence while staying safe.
Managing medications can be a challenging task, especially for people with cognitive impairments. Digital medication and pill dispensers offer a practical solution by automating medication reminders and dispensing precise doses at scheduled times. These devices help prevent medication errors, improve adherence to prescribed treatments, and alleviate the pressure on caregivers by ensuring the individuals they care for receive the right medications at the right time.
Remote patient monitoring has transformed the way healthcare is delivered. With wearable devices and telecare monitoring software, individuals can be remotely monitored by healthcare professionals in the comfort of their homes. These devices can track vital signs, activity levels, and sleep patterns, providing valuable data for healthcare providers to assess overall health and well-being. In case of any abnormalities or emergencies, immediate medical assistance can be summoned, potentially saving lives and reducing hospitalisations.