I.L.S.A. for Caregivers
I.L.S.A. for Family Caregivers
are a friend or family member concerned with the care and safety of
an elder. The Independent LifeStyle Assistant TM
monitoring system (I.L.S.A.) can help you balance the needs of those for whom you
care with your other responsibilities. It can provide new communication
channels to your elder, to healthcare workers, and to support networks.
It can help assure you of your elders' safety in their own
I.L.S.A. will be customized to the specific needs of the resident and
any agreement between you to protect your elder's safety AND
privacy. You may take advantage of features to:
- Provide alerts
when your elder is in danger, has fallen, or is behaving in an unusual
way (not taking medication, wandering, not moving).
- Remotely monitor
medication use and eating, mobility, and toileting patterns.
- Remind you of appointments
and help keep a list of things to do for your elder.
- Help you keep in
touch with your elder, healthcare providers, community services, and
support groups through email and a shared website.