News & Research

March 18, 2013

Caregiver Help Radio: Do you ever feel like you’re out of the loop regarding the condition of a loved one who’s being cared for by family members or home health care professionals? Do you sometimes wonder if anyone really is paying attention? Join us as we talk to Robert Herzog, an entrepreneur who founded, as a result of the frustration he experienced managing his mother’s care during the last several years of her life. Show more

March 10, 2013

eCaring is proud to announce our selection as Finalist  in this year’s What’s Next Boomer Business Summit first ever mobile apps showcase. The company will showcase its innovative CareTracker application for Mac iOS, a culturally competent, icon-based interface that empowers home health aides, family members, and patients to enter detailed health information such as clinical vitals data, medication adherence, appointments, and diet and exercise regimens in real time regardless of computer skills or English literacy. Show more

February 19, 2013
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Huffington Post: You are a caregiver because you care. So minimize the crazy run-around for — and maximize the quality time with — your loved one. These caregiving resources can help. Show more

February 18, 2013

With over 130 people registered for Hackovate Health, H&R Block and Think Big Partners’ global innovation competition will conclude on February 26, 2013 in Kansas City at a finale event with presentations from the top 10 finalists.  The competition yielded submissions from across the world and has contributed to the growth of technology and innovation in the US healthcare industry.

With a new era of healthcare on the door step and more than three out of four consumers unaware of the role of the 2012 tax return on their health care coverage next fall, Hackovate Health will identify innovative mobile, online, social and other applications that help consumers navigate the new healthcare landscape. Show more

February 15, 2013
Healthfirst hopes to curb hospital readmission with real-time home data

MedCity News: A new Frost & Sullivan report says wireless patient monitoring market revenues are set to double this year. The industry is getting a boost from a combination of factors including an aging population and the Affordable Care Act’s  impact shifting the healthcare industry to an outcomes-based care model. Show more

January 8, 2013
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Seniors Housing News: With post-acute care getting increased focus as hospitals seek to prevent readmissions, cloud-based senior care platforms that help monitor patients and facilitate care coordination are gaining attention. eCaring has introduced some new features to its cloud-based care management system, while a UK-based nonprofit senior housing and care provider recently moved to a new cloud-based platform to help meet its evolving business and customer demands. Show more

December 18, 2012
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Case In Point: Generating real-time data from a patient’s home is an integral component of providing comprehensive care management. New technologies that enhance management and coordination of care for seniors and patients with chronic conditions will become indispensable tools supporting care management models
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December 11, 2012
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HealthWorksCollective: Last week we heard Martha Bebinger talk about using her website HealthCareSavvy to shop for healthcare.  This week, Robert Herzog will show us the CareManager and CareTracker from eCaring.  I met Robert at the Engage Pavillion at the mHealthSummit conference in Washington DC.  I know about eCaring because Melody Wilding is a contributor here on HealthWorks Collective.  I was glad to see that eCaring was one of the companies chosen by Aging2.0 and mHealth to be part of the group of exhibitors in the Engage Pavillion. Show more

December 10, 2012
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Senior Care Corner: Digital technology and the internet are leading to a number of innovative resources to help family caregivers, including those doing so from a distance, assure that senior loved ones are safe, healthy and comfortable while aging in place alone. Show more

September 26, 2012

Healthcare Finance News: A patient spends just a few hours or days under the supervision of a clinician or nurse after a surgery or hospitalization. The rest of the recovery time and healing process is done within the patient’s home. It’s important to be able to retrieve real-time information from patients within these critical post-hospital days so physicians can spot trends and respond in a timely fashion if something needs immediate attention. Show more

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