All posts by Kamila Shepeleva

Wellness Begins at Home

Credit: Thinkstock As the years pass by, we grow, we build, and we age, and before we know it we have reached the point where we are ready to lay back, take it easy, and retire. With a natural decline in our health as we age, older adults and seniors are often sent to nursing […]...

US Value-based care compared to fee-for-service, theory vs reality and need for adapting innovation

Credit: colleaga.org Value-based care (VBC) became a buzzword in the healthcare industry, but what does it really mean? The equation that Harvard Business School came up with for a value-based care looks like that “Value = Quality/Cost”. In other words, we are trying to bring costs down for patients while improving their health outcomes. The […]...

Providing equity and equality with telehealth

Credit: https://equineteurope.org/ The rapid deployment of telehealth in the last years has reduced health disparities giving the patients the access to care from their home. Among the challenges that some groups of people were experiencing with traditional care we can see mobility limitations, transportation and limited access to it, distance to specialists and culturally-competent providers, [&h...

Nurse shortage and how far it goes?

Hospital IQ conducted the survey with more than 200 registered nurses in the US hospitals and determined that 90% of them are planning to leave the profession in the next year. The reasons behind are nurse shortage, overload and burn out. To keep up with the rising shortage, the healthcare system puts more pressure on […]...

Future of Telehealth. Where does it lead us to?

COVID-19 and the safety measures implemented contributed to the digital transformation in the healthcare industry with the increased rate of adoption of remote patient monitoring and telehealth solutions. Traditional care delivery is here to stay, but we can see the shift towards a hybrid model of care combining both telehealth and traditional care delivery. Telehealth […]...

Changing the healthcare delivery for Alzheimer’s Patients

Credit: Canva.com Nowadays, there are 6 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease and according to statistics provided by Alzheimer’s Association 10-15% of seniors with mild cognitive impairment are going to develop Alzheimer’s disease in a year. COVID-19 was one of the factors contributing to the deaths among Alzheimer’s patients. One of the ways to manage [&hellip...

What you need to know about RPM?

With COVID-19 rapidly speeding up the digitization of our daily establishments it was no surprise when the healthcare industry was rapidly transformed in the course of 2 years. Technology that cuts down administration time, smart cleaning services for hospitals and proactive healthcare procedures are just some of the things that have taken the medical field by […]...

The increased demand of Senior Care and AI

The number of senior citizens worldwide is increasing at an astounding rate. Over the next 20 years, Canada and the US alone expect to see an increase in senior citizens (people aged over 65 years) by 68% and 70%, respectively. While this increase reflects improvements in healthcare, an increase in the need for senior care […]...

5 myths about Remote Patient Monitoring

Credit: canva.com Over the last decade we see how digitalization affected and transformed the healthcare industry with drug development and care delivery. Although there are some misconceptions that are holding healthcare providers behind in adopting the Remote Patient Monitoring Solutions. See some common myths below.  Myth 1: High cost of the RPM Monitoring patients through […]...

Improving Patient Outcomes with Remote Patient Monitoring

Credit: istockphoto.com Today we can see a number of challenges associated with patient care like incomplete medical office assessments, insufficient collaboration with patients, difficulties with monitoring patient adherence, slow treatment plan adjustment that requires in-person appointments with healthcare providers. All that contributes to poor health outcomes. Remote Patient Monitoring is one...

Technology behind SenSights Care

Our Solution  SenSights Care is a Remote Patient Monitoring & Aging Solution which benefits seniors and healthcare facilities working with seniors having chronic conditions like Dementia, Alzheimer’s, High Blood Pressure, Falls and others.  The 3 main components of SenSights Care solution are:  Touchless Fall Detection  Contactless Wellness Monitoring  Convenience fo...

Seniors & Digital Divide

Credit: Canva.com Definition: Digital divide is a gap between tech savvy people having access to digital technology and those who don’t have this access or technology skills. 15% of U.S. seniors over 65 years of age are not tech savvy if not to say technophobic. The use of the Internet and technologies make them feel […]...