Resources

Advancing Family Caregiving

Caregiving touches almost every family and in very different ways – different health conditions; different situations; even different cultures.

Age In Place

Aging in place is a relatively new idea that can help you or your loved ones continue living a full life in the home of your choice, with a focus on quality of life and independence.

American Society on Aging

The membership of ASA is multidisciplinary and inclusive of professionals who are concerned with the physical, emotional, social, economic and spiritual aspects of aging.

American Telemedicine Association

The American Telemedicine Association is the leading international resource and advocate promoting the use of advanced remote medical technologies.

Care to Plan Tool

Do you help someone with memory loss? This tool can help find support that is right for you.

Center for Technology and Aging

The Center for Technology and Aging is a national leader in the use of patient-centered technologies for older adults.

Center on Aging/MAGEC

The Center on Aging is housed in the School of Public Health and enjoys the active participation of many faculty and staff from colleges and schools across the University.

Great Plains Telehealth Resource and Assistance Center

We promote healthcare services that take advantage of modern telecommunications technologies such as interactive videoconferencing, secure Internet transactions, and home health monitoring.

LeadingAge Ziegler 100

Report of the nation’s 100 largest not-for-profit systems providing aging services through senior living in the United States.

MinnesotaHelp Info

Search page for over 10.000 of Minnesota’s helping agencies for senior living services.

MN Senior Linkage Line

Services in partnership with the Minnesota Board on Aging connecting people with transportation, chore help, meals, housing options, legal services, and more.

National Council on Aging

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is the nation’s leading nonprofit service and advocacy organization representing older adults and the community organizations that serve them. – See more at: http://www.ncoa.org/about-ncoa/#sthash.jvHCIPe0.dpuf

Review of Personal Medical Alert Systems

In the crowded market of medical alert systems, companies stood out by providing a great combination of features with excellent customer service.

Senior Housing News

Senior Housing News (SHN) is the leading source for news and information covering the senior housing industry.

Seniors Resource Guide

We cover 76 topics in the categories of Senior Housing, Health at Home, Health Services, Professional Services and Community Resources plus Senior News & Events.

Stanford Center on Longevity

The Center studies the nature and development of the human life span, looking for innovative ways to use science and technology to solve the problems of people over 50 in order to improve the well-being of people of all ages.

Technologies for Remote Patient Monitoring for Older Adults

Position Paper April 2010

Technologies to Help Older Adults Maintain Independence

July 2009 Briefing Paper

Telehealth Resource Centers

Nationally, there are a total of 14 TRCs which include 12 Regional Centers, all with different strengths and regional expertise, and 2 National Centers which focus on areas of technology assessment and telehealth policy.

The Application of Remote Monitoring to Improve Health Outcomes to a Rural Area

August 20, 2009

The Association of Home-Telehealth Use and Care Coordination with Improvement of Functional and Cognitive Functioning in Frail Elderly Men

January 5, 2005

The Gerontological Society of America

We foster collaboration between biologists, health professionals, policymakers, and behavioral and social scientists.

The Senior List

The Senior List® is a ratings and review portal for everything senior related.

The State of Technology in Aging Services in Minnesota

September 2009