In the following connected healthcare platforms, SMAhome collected the services and supports that ensures stable health status of users and a better independent living of the elders. (More: Service Providers Find New Business Models to Emphasize Independent Living )
Orbita-powered virtual voice agents and chat bots deliver patients the support experiences with a natural, intuitive way to ask questions. Orbita Voice is equipped with pre-built voice-first application frameworks for guided health coaching, and pre-built voice-first health and wellness question answering service. The user portal streamlines appointment schedules, and ensures accuracy of dosage and timing. Users can also easily retrieve personal health and wellness information from the history records.
As an enterprise-grade platform for integrating intelligent voice assistant technologies, including Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, chat bots, as well as other conversational interfaces, into healthcare applications, Orbita Voice enables solution providers to easily build new connected care application flows using voice templates and platforms.
LifePod Virtual Caregiver
Targeting senior wellness and independent living at home, LifePod combines Alexa-based conversational voice assistant, Internet-enabled sensors, and artificial intelligence to make caregivers sound like right beside users. The two-way voice architecture, machine learning ability and service will initiate dialogs with senior users based on caregiver-configured menus.
Apart from the daily reminders and check-ins of the seniors, LifePod can also improve social interaction by reading audiobooks, telling jokes, playing music, delivering news or weather updates, all in response to the voice commands. For emergency response, LifePod will be able to support both voice-activated and sensor-activated fall detection in the coming future. (More: LifePod Voice Caregiver Targets Senior Wellness in Smart Home)
Ask Marvee is an Alexa-based voice technology for elderly companion and home care. Simply sign up in the easy-to-use online portal, and add contacts, configure personalized services, then the basic account settings are done. A day with Ask Marvee will have supports such as Morning Beacon, Social Visit, Family News, and Call Me.
Senior users can start the day by reporting “I’m OK” to Ask Marvee, letting family members know that they are doing well. With the intuitive voice commands, senior users can also request for family news updates, a call from their loved ones, or a friend’s visit, and their preset contacts or caregivers will receive notifications accordingly for making instant reaction and further home care.
Inhealthcare National Digital Health Platform
Inhealthcare National Digital Health Platform supports remote home monitoring for the UK population, connecting patients securely to a healthcare professional, creating smarter and convenient ways of working.
The Inhealthcare platform integration enables patient data sharing with all authorized healthcare professionals and hospital systems. Patients are therefore connected to care support via phone, email, SMS, the My Inhealthcare app or approved third party healthcare apps. With Inhealthcare’s accredited Spine NHS number lookup service, real-time monitoring of hospital activity, admissions, discharges and transfers are all available. The existing services are designed by NHS clinicians, covering various types of clinical nature such as weight management, chronic pain, mental health, surgical outcome tracker and more. Bleitooth healthcare devices can also be connected. (More: Human-centric IoT Healthcare Solutions Ready for Implementations at Smart Homes and Modern Care Centers)
Kbro/TWM Broadband HealthCare
“HealthCare” of Kbro and TWM Broadband is a connected care platform that can work on TV interface and smartphone app. With monthly subscription and professional support by Taipei Medical University Hospital, HealthCare enables long-term health measurement tracking and analysis, as well as emergency report of pain or fall directly to three numbers simultaneously. Users with chronic illness can also register for medication delivery. With proper prescription, professional pharmacist from local pharmacies can support the home delivery service of medicine.
In addition, the platform allows two-way consulting and care for users to ask health questions anytime, and proactive remote caring of caregivers. The main gateway is directly connected to TV set-up box, making controls and data reviewing clear with TV remotes.
Taiwan Secom MyCare
Potential patients of cardiovascular diseases, hypertension, diabetes, and the elderly are the focus groups of the Taiwan Secom MyCare service and platform. All the daily pulse, blood pressure, and blood sugar measurements are recorded in the cloud-platform and showed clearly in diagrams.
With regional call center supporting medical care of the seniors, any urgent event or sudden problems at home can be rapidly handled with professional healthcare knowledge. Well-trained caretakers of call centers also provides regular phone call check-ups and home visits, ensuring the health statuses of all users remain in control.
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