In an innovative senior living community in Columbia, MO, called Tiger-Place, sensor technology that continually monitors the residents and sends alerts when patterns change is helping nurses and other providers prevent falls and detect early signs of illnesses and changes in health status, allowing them to intervene days or weeks earlier than they otherwise might.
Kilgore, Christine. (2019). From Detection to Prevention and Beyond: The Future of Sensor Technology in Senior Living. Caring for the Ages, March 2019.View the PDF