The Matilda robot has been designed to have social interactions with people living with dementia, such as informing them of the news and weather or reminding them of daily tasks.Read more >
Posts tagged 'robots'
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.Read more >
Healthcare robots were recently trialled in the homes of elderly people living in rural areas, with the aim of reducing isolation and assisting in medical care.Read more >
As a software provider, we have witnessed firsthand the positive impacts software solutions can have for aged care providers. But how else can providers harness technology to better support their staff and care recipients? See our list for some ideas that may benefit your organisation.Read more >
The Australian health and aged care sectors are seeing an increase in robot ‘helpers’, such as the unmanned food delivery robots in Fiona Stanley Hospital in Western Australia.Read more >
UK robotics experts have developed a wearable intelligent clothing device designed to help frail older people increase their mobility and avoid falls.Read more >
A companion robot in the shape of a baby harp seal is helping reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety in aged care residents with dementia.Read more >