There is an ever growing array of technology appearing on the market designed to improve outcomes for care home residents. In a new annual feature, Care Home Professional looks at the most exciting devices to appear on the market in 2019.
This year’s top picks represent a truly comprehensive array of digital technology and innovation products and services designed to support care home operators. Innovations range from care support products such as digital care planning and nurse call systems to interactive Touch Tables, a stand-aid and seat transfer device, and invisible coatings designed to reduce cleaning costs. Service innovations include an air source heat pump designed to meet carbon targets and minimise operational costs and a brand new insurance product. Further online innovations enable residents and their families to find the right care home.