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IoT playing a role in the life of the seniors

The rise in the aging population has a direct link with the immense pressure, which the growing healthcare industry faces with each passing day. This is exactly where the Internet of Things (IoT) comes into play in decreasing the healthcare cost and in boosting its quality

IoT is playing an incredible role in the life of the seniors as they wish to age in place with least amount of human intervention. As an internet of things service provider here is our take on how IoT is helping the elderly healthcare industry.

#Better patient care

Internet of things as typically a technology supports in connecting various devices to the internet. To put things simply; IoT makes it possible to adjust the temperature of AC from the smartphone or for refrigerators to keep an ‘eye’ on the groceries.

The immense development in cloud technology like this has been able to improve the healthcare industry to a great extent while delivering professional elderly care. As IoT supports by providing seamless communication between the different systems, gadgets and devices, doctors and healthcare professionals can now provide more personalized care to the aging population .

Thanks to the cloud technology and internet of things, healthcare professionals can now spot whenever something goes wrong without even waiting for the elderly patient to call for help

#IoT in healthcare has reduced the cost of nursing care and other costs

With the development of IoT and with the proliferation of advanced devices, aged population can stay independently and comfortably at home with the least requirement of nursing care. Medical professionals can now monitor the patients remotely. This means the aging population don’t have to waste money towards regular commuting to their doctors.

#Reducing the risk of trips and falls

If the senior citizen can do certain activities (read turn on the gadgets) without much movement then it automatically reduces the risks of trip and fall.

#Simplifying communication

Internet of things has simplified communication for seniors. Nowsmart mobile devices come equipped with video calling facilities alongside other functions. This supports elderly people to stay in touch. Health professionals and the caregivers are now relying on cloud technology to monitor their patients. Yes, the possibilities are practically endless when it boils down to the point of aged care.

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How our IoT services may benefit business

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Armed with the portfolio of large numbers of embedded projects, backed with our industry knowledge and expertise in handling multiple projects – we stand as the preferred and efficient Internet of Things service provider