The integration of in-home service and technology is necessary to create cohesive and comprehensive aging-in-place solutions. Recent investor interest in the private in-home care (nearing $300M in 2016) produced new integrated models and innovative strategic partnerships. Although the ‘end game’ is not clear, the...
January 30, 2017 - 4:04pm
The Huffington Post calls Hurricane Matthew “the fiercest Caribbean storm in nearly a decade.” Matthew wrought widespread destruction and catastrophic loss of life during its journey across the Western Atlantic. With an estimated 2 million people affected in the Caribbean, CNN calls it the “Three Days of Terror.”  ...
October 28, 2016 - 2:36pm
On September 2nd, the New York Times featured a story, written by Constance Gustke, about a couple struggling after the wife fell under the spell of early-onset Alzheimer's. The Times wrote, "He quit his job as a well-paid sales represenative in the printing industry and becamse his wife's 24-hour caregiver: dressing her, doing...
September 8, 2016 - 8:57am
At HouseWorks we thrive on inspiration. Check out this article featured in Yahoo!Beauty about 80 year old body builder, Ernestine Shepherd. Below, we’ve listed a few of Ernestine’s keys to motivation: “Age is nothing but a number.” In addition to her mantra, “Determined, dedicated, disciplined to be fit,”...
July 8, 2016 - 4:22pm
The title of Dr. Dhruv Khullar’s March New York Times Well Blog post sums things up.  Most Dangerous Time at the Hospital? It May Be When You Leave. We know the statistics—according to Dr. Khullar’s blog post, 20 percent of patients have a complication within three weeks of leaving the hospital and more than half of those...
June 22, 2016 - 3:12pm
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May 4, 2016 - 5:28pm