Health technology: older people

2020 Health has published  Health technologies – are older people interested?

The report presents the results of a survey of 700 baby-boomers who were asked about their willingness to use innovation in caring for their parents.  Two thirds of 55-75 year olds are interested in using such technology with their parents.  Help with medication, memory, fall detection, instant communication and health metrics such as blood pressure were liked, but respondents were more wary of technology for dressing, eating and personal care.

Read the full report here


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