What’s the Difference between Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease?
July 7, 2016
Dementia is not in itself a disease but rather a group of symptoms that affect certain tasks like memory and reasoning. It is often confused with Alzheimer’s disease, which is entirely different. Dementia is a term covering symptoms that include impaired thinking and memory and is often regarded as a sign of declining cognitive ability…Read More
Voice Activated Call Systems Help Residents with Physical Limitations
June 10, 2016
Here at Vigil we are always looking for ways to improve seniors’ quality of life through creative technology. Our signature product, the Vigil Memory Care System, was designed for the specific needs of those with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. Residents with cognitive issues are far less likely to remember to use a traditional…Read More
Would Benchmarking Call Response Times Benefit Senior Living Communities?
May 22, 2016
As you can imagine, call response time tracking is an important part of our business at Vigil Health Solutions. Our system, like many other current nurse call systems, records each call time as well as the cancel time in a database so users can see how long staff is taking to respond to calls. In…Read More