Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Tech-Enabled Home Care by Laurie Orlov - don't think - download it
This is a no-brainer report that you should read if you have the faintest interest in technology and ageing. What is more, it is free.
The report starts: "Growing life expectancy and shrinking assets limit options of older adults in late life, leaving those who may need care more likely to receive it at home. The biggest constraint for this industry is scarcity of willing workers. Although a greater role for technology is envisioned by many, the highly fragmented home care industry has made incremental progress in achieving it.
Laurie Orlov really understand the issues of technology and ageing and is able to cut through the nonsense that is talked about the subject . Just download and read it. Dick Stroud