Health-monitoring technology commonplace by 2020

| 20 Jan 2016

A technology expert has predicted that activity monitoring sensors and specially designed wound management cameras will become commonplace in the care of older Australians by 2020. Dr George Margelis believes that in four years, small devices that monitor an individual’s health and feedback to healthcare professionals will be affordable for most Australians.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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