Independa Remote Care Model Featured in CAST Leading Age Technology Selection Tool

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 17, 2014) –Independa (www.independa.com), the leader in senior-facing remote care technology, is now featured in a recently published digital resource designed to help Senior Providers across the care continuum identify and select best in breed partners for remote care solutions.

The CAST Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) Selection Tool provides an overview of available products and the functionalities they offer. This tool is complimented by the CAST Whitepaper, titled: “Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring for Long-Term and Post-Acute Care”, and Telehealth and RPM Selection Matrix.

Independa has the first and only eldercare solution embedded within a TV.  It has been designed to be enterprise-centric with an integrated and scalable approach to remote caregiving.  “Independa strives to be life changing for our users, and game changing for the Enterprises who care for the elderly,” says Kian Saneii, CEO of Independa. “We appreciate the review by the LeadingAge CAST organization and inclusion in their selection tool. We know the rigorous standards used to create the resource tool will offer additional peace of mind to our existing and future customers.”
“CAST is partnering with leading technology companies, like Independa, as well as provider organizations to streamline the process of selecting and implementing telehealth or RPM solutions and provide real-life case study examples.  Our online resource tool makes it simple to identify a short-list of products that meet business objectives for Senior Living Enterprises looking to adopt technologies that enhance their care offering and delivery” said Majd Alwan, Ph.D., Executive Director of CAST.

About Independa, Inc.
Independa, Inc. offers senior care providers an integrated, easy to use technology-enabled independent living solution, including an option for the world’s first and only TV with embedded remote care services — offered through Independa’s strategic partnership with LG Electronics, global leaders in Commercial TVs.  Independa award winning solutions are redefining independence with a unique and compelling blend of proactive technologies, helping organizations and family caregivers extend and enhance the independence of care recipients at their residence of choice. Independa offers a uniquely holistic system  driven by our Caregiver Web Application, “Angela” for the care recipient (offered via a television), and a centrally managed integrated monitoring solution connecting across third party health, home and safety devices and sensors. No computer skills or training are required by the care recipient.

Independa B2B enterprise solutions offer an integrated and proactive approach to remote caregiving. We partner with a broad range of care providers to enable more efficient, yet more effective remote care.  Our solutions enable senior care providers to expand care services and enhance profitability, without adding staff.  Independa customers include senior living facilities, nursing homes (rehab and long term care focused) homecare organizations, and enterprises offering remote care services for individuals in their residence.

About the LeadingAge Center for Aging Services Technologies
The LeadingAge Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST) is focused on accelerating the development, evaluation and adoption of emerging technologies that will transform the aging experience. As an international coalition of more than 400 technology companies, aging-services organizations, businesses, research universities and government representatives, CAST works under the auspices of LeadingAge, an association of 6,000 not-for-profit organizations dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging.

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Contact
Maria Myers
Independa, Inc.
San Diego, CA 92130
mmyers@independa.com
800.815.7829 x869