3 Major Challenges Facing Home Care Today

By: eCaringCategory :Policy    November 13, 2013

Today in the United States, over 12 million individuals receive home care services, accounting for a startling $72.2 billion in health care expenditures. As the need for home health care grows alongside population aging, the need for a qualified workforce to serve older adults is increasing as well. Over one million home health aides serve […]

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NYeC Digital Health Conference Showcases The Best in NYC Health Care Technology

By: eCaringCategory :Blog    November 11, 2013

eCaring is proud to showcase our real-time, web-base care management and monitoring technology among leading healthcare professionals at NYeC‘s Digital Health Conference, November 14-15 2013 in New York City. The Digital Health Conference brings together a diverse group of professionals for two days of lively intellectual exchange. Healthcare providers, IT innovators, health leadership, start-ups, hospital […]

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Aging in the Empire State: A Look at New York City’s Senior Population

By: eCaringCategory :Blog    November 6, 2013

New York may be the city that never sleeps and the nation’s economic business center, but it’s also home to a diverse and rapidly growing aging population. Despite the Big Apple’s fast paced lifestyle, Manhattan and the outer boroughs are experiencing a shift toward an older demographic. Today over 1 million older adults are living […]

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The Best iPad & iPhone Apps for Seniors

By: eCaringCategory :Technology    November 4, 2013

Gaming is good for your health new research says, and the benefits can be especially positive for older gamers. A surprising new study from the University of California San Francisco found that older adults ages 60-85 demonstrated improved brain function after playing a specially designed game, NeuroRacer. Seniors who participated in the study showed improvements […]

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6 Easy Yoga Exercises for Older Adults

By: eCaringCategory :General Health    October 30, 2013

The practice of yoga has many proven health benefits for seniors and the elderly including improved flexibility, strength, and balance, which help prevent seniors from injuries and decrease risk for falls. While we know it is important for seniors to stay active and engaged in exercise to the extent of their ability, what yoga movements […]

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