DEMENTIA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
BRIEF: CREATE A STRATEGY FOR USING SENSORS AND ANALYTICS TO MONITOR MOBILITY AND MEMORY IN HOMES FOR PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA.
STATUS: IN PROGRESS
COLLABORATORS: SAM³, Bruyère Research Institute, Carleton University
FOCUS: RESEARCH, UX, CMF, STRATEGY
This project was done in partnership with SAM³ (Sensors and Analytics for Monitoring Mobility and Memory) of Ottawa, Canada. It is a system designed to enable persons with dementia living in assisted care facilities to maintain healthy and independent lifestyles. A floor mat, bed mat, and support bar work together with an app to streamline assistive care practices and promote client wakefulness, physical activity, and healthy sleeping habits.