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MonitorGO wins TSA Award

MonitorGO receives the TSA Innovation in Digital Healthcare award 2015

Fall predictor judged the best in Innovation in Digital Healthcare MonitorGO has been awarded the Innovation in Digital Healthcare category at the TSA’s 2015 International Technology Enabled Care Conference. The TSA (Telecare Services Association) is the industry body for telecare

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Posted in News Sarah Ainslie

An Aged Population

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Number of people reaching 100 years old jumps by 70% in a decade Better nutrition, standards of living and healthcare have all contributed to us living longer, so much so that there are now over 14,000 people aged over 100

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Posted in Blog egojo

Are you the filling in the sandwich?

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So-called ‘sandwich generation’ reaches 1 million people in the UK According to recent reports there are now over 1 million people in the UK who are part of what the media has dubbed the sandwich generation; those who are supporting

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Posted in Blog Sarah Ainslie

MonitorGO GO GO!

MonitorGO personal alarm device

MonitorGO personal alarm device is now available to buy We’re delighted to announce that, after months of planning, development, testing and plain old hard graft, the MonitorGO device is now available to buy. It’s been quite a journey; we’re on

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Posted in Blog Sarah Ainslie

The MonitorGO Device Revealed!

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Take a look at the first images of the MonitorGO device As we get ever closer to the launch of MonitorGO we are pleased to bring you a ‘sneak preview’ of the device and its screens. We’ve developed the product

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Posted in Blog Sarah Ainslie

Crowdfunded!

Celebrate crowdfunder success

Target Successfully Achieved On 11th September we launched our Crowdfunder campaign with the aim of raising £5000 to help fund live field testing for the MonitorGO device. We’re delighted to announce that we have now achieved that target! Many thanks

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Posted in News Sarah Ainslie

Are you falling or ‘having a fall’?

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A friend of mind recently mused “at what age do you stop ‘falling’ and start ‘having falls’?”. I’d not really considered this before but there certainly does seem to be a cut-off point when falling ceases to be something that

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Posted in Blog Sarah Ainslie

That would be good for…

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Over the course of the last few months, as we’ve been developing the MonitorGo device, we’ve spoken to quite a number of different partners and suppliers as well as our own friends, families and colleagues. The response to the idea

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Posted in Blog Sarah Ainslie

Strength in Numbers

Jeremy Wilson, WGN

The team at MonitorGo received a boost this week. We were joined by Jeremy Wilson from WGN (specialist business advisors to SME growth companies) as our Finance Director. Jeremy will be working with us to launch the MonitorGo device at

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Posted in News Stephen Bradbury

Fall over again, Grandad

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I have been testing the fall detection component on the MonitorGo device. My grandchildren who live in Paris have been helping me. I showed them how it works by tossing it onto the couch and, just as designed, a Yorkshire

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Posted in Blog Stephen Bradbury