Show Notes - September 14, 2018 - Aging in Place

If you missed the original broadcast, watch the show here after September 17, 2018. 

 

Segment 1: Preparing Your Home to Successfully Age in Place

Cindy Nash, founder of A Better Nest, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss how modifications to the home can make it easier for seniors to age in familiar surroundings.

 

Segment 2: Medical Care in the Home

Dr. Bruce Wallstedt, founder of BlueSky HouseCalls, joins Tim and Barbara to talk how a mobile medical practice provides healthcare to seniors in the comfort of their own homes. 

 

Segment 3: Telemedicine

Rebecca Steele, Independent Representative with Youngevity Telecare, joins Tim and Barbara to discuss how the emerging field of telemedicine brings specialized healthcare to people in even the most remote areas. 

 

Segment 4: Medical Monitoring

Michelle Tomerlin with Guardian Medical Monitoring joins Tim and Barbara to discuss medical monitoring systems and the powerful technology that makes them possible. 

 

Segment 5: Hearing Loss

Christie Powers from CapTel Captioned Telephone joins Tim and Barbara to discuss how captioned telephone service can help keep hearing-impaired seniors connected to the outside world.

 

Resources

Learn more about concepts, organizations, and information mentioned in the show.

A Better Nest
615-624-0954
www.abetternest.net

BlueSky HouseCalls
615-340-6840
www.blueskyhousecalls.com

Youngevity Telecare
medicalonthego.com
medicalonthego@gmail.com

Guardian Medical Monitoring
888-349-2400
www.guardianmedicalmonitoring.com

CapTel
615-674-4220
christie.powers@oeius.org

 

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