What do we know about falls?

We love to toss out statistics but rarely do we take a deeper look at the impact of that statistic on the individual. For example, we know that falls cost United States hospitals $34 billion dollars in direct medical costs. What we don’t…

Supporting safe aging in place: The growing mPERS market

Almost 90% of people aged more than 65 years want to stay in their home for as long as possible, and 80% believe their current residence is where they will always live, according to the AARP. Aging in place has its benefits; those who stay…

Independence is instilled in us throughout life

Aging hopefully brings wisdom but it is not without challenges. We are fortunate today that we have many more choices in how we age, and where we age. The Center for Disease Control defines aging in place as "the ability to live in one's…