Navigation Links
Qualcomm, City of Seoul, Korea Telecom and MacroEye Leverage the Power of 3G to Connect Low Income and Disabled Senior Citizens to Caregivers
Date:12/2/2009

tions with senior citizens using video, photos and other applications. This functionality allows helpers to check on the health and well-being of participants without having to wait for a scheduled visit.

The KT SHOWCare Monitoring System uses Qualcomm's mirasol® display which is uniquely suited to benefit the elderly participants within the Seoul Family Helper program. Based on reflective technology, mirasol displays use significantly less energy than traditional displays which enables low power consumption and extended battery life for the SHOWCare device. In addition, the bistable nature of the mirasol display allows for near-zero power usage in situations where the display image is unchanged. This allows caregivers to aid participants in placing the device in a stationary setting and leaving it for extended periods of time without having to worry about charging the battery. The display's nature-inspired design also provides viewing in nearly all broad spectrum lighting environments, including bright outdoor sunlight, meaning that images can be seen in a wide range of participant environments. Furthermore, mirasol display technology's rapid refresh rate makes it suitable for video and multimedia, allowing communications with senior citizens using video and photos.

"South Korean society has preserved a strong tradition of family bonds and responsibility," said Young Koo Cha, senior vice president and president of Qualcomm Korea. "Qualcomm is pleased to enable key services and applications for senior citizens and their caregivers using mobile broadband technology."

"Demand for elderly social welfare programs is increasing as the Korean population ages and grows in number," said Byoung-ho Kang, director of Senior Citizen's Welfare Division of the City of Seoul Family Helper Program. "This collaboration with Qualcomm allows caregivers to stay connected in between home visits and monitor the well-being of their pati
'/>"/>

SOURCE Qualcomm Incorporated
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. CTIA, West Wireless Health Institute, Qualcomm, and CommNexus San Diego Present: San Diego - The Nations Hub for Wireless Healthcare
2. China Medical Technologies Announces Receipt of Korean FDA Approval for its HIFU System
3. CHRI Gets Great Progress on the Korean Herb Market
4. CDI-Life Sciences Selected by CJ CheilJedang Corp. to Provide Engineering Design for Major Pharmaceutical Complex in Korea
5. Labopharms Once-Daily Tramadol Approved in South Korea and Australia
6. Cynosures Accolade(TM) Workstation for Pigmented Lesions Receives Korean Regulatory Approval
7. CoorsTek Holds Grand Opening for Newest Facility in South Korea
8. KMDs CHA Hospital, Korea Wins 2008 AIA National Healthcare Award
9. Most Influential Events for Koreas Fine and Specialty Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industries to be Held in November
10. Labopharms Once-Daily Tramadol Product Launched in South Korea, Australia, Romania and Austria
11. Tigermed Forms Strategic Partnerships With Leading CROs in Russia and South Korea
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/25/2014)... 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Among early stage breast ... than half of one percent will eventually develop leukemia ... reveals. The finding comes from a review of ... and 2007, and it suggests that the risk for ... experts had previously thought. "The frequency of bone ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 25, 2014 AngelWeddingDress.com tries its ... the online realm. Today, the business has introduced its ... site-wide prom dress promotion. , The new prom outfits ... and every dress lover. They are specially designed for ... prom dresses should visit its website before Jan. ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... “ SmileStix ” was featured on NewsWatch as part ... mobile applications on the iOS, Android, and Windows markets. Andrew ... the app review and shared with viewers how this is ... old saying goes, “A picture says a thousand words.” It’s ... a single image, because each picture holds a unique and ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Newton, North Carolina (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 ... a North Carolina Retirement Community, recently showed their ... and girls of the Catawba County Parenting Network- ... meal, the 10 children gathered around the largest ... community to open presents purchased by residents of ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... AZ (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 Parker ... to outstanding customer service and affordable quality regarding heating, ... area announces recognition in 2014 by the “Queen of ... Sons has earned an impressive reputation over the years ... on a wide range of contractor services for both ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 3Health News:Angelweddingdress 2015 Prom Dresses Online Now 2Health News:An Application to Create Custom Stickers was Featured on NewsWatch Television on December 19, 2014 2Health News:Retirement Community Residents Make Impact During Holiday Season 2Health News:Parker & Sons Announces Recognition In 2014 By The “Queen Of Clean” For Impressive Contractor Services In Arizona 2Health News:Parker & Sons Announces Recognition In 2014 By The “Queen Of Clean” For Impressive Contractor Services In Arizona 3
... good for heart health, at least among men, a ... researcher Robert Gramling, M.D., D.Sc., found that men who ... actually experienced a three times lower incidence of death ... not support the same conclusion among women. One possible ...
... Australian first, scientists at Sydney,s Centenary Institute have mapped ... has the potential to turn the way we discover ... time for new treatments. , "These membrane proteins are ... an increased,understanding of them is vital for future drug ...
... Theoretical Bioinformatics at the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches ... how cells decide whether or not to migrate. Using ... molecular targets within a cell that have to be ... direction. This method may help to develop new treatments ...
... YORK and PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 14 Healthfirst ... a free online service,for electronic claims submissions. This ... medical providers to do business with the health ... faster exchange of,information, higher acceptance rates and quicker ...
... announced the appointment of Gregory Ciottone,MD to the position of Chief ... ... Company., LONGMONT, Colo., July 14 ... Ciottone, MD,to the position of Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Ciottone will ...
... Combat Lifesaver ... ... the summer of 2005, the,U.S. Army approached Recon Mountaineer(R) LLC ... the Combat Lifesaver program, and,at gaining their approval, the TC3(R) ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Positive thinking is prescription for the heart 2Health News:Discovery first step to new therapies 2Health News:Cellular decision on the computer 2Health News:Healthfirst and MD On-Line Partner to Streamline Claims Processing 2Health News:American Hospital Management Company Appoints Gregory Ciottone, MD as Chief Medical Officer 2Health News:American Hospital Management Company Appoints Gregory Ciottone, MD as Chief Medical Officer 3Health News:American Hospital Management Company Appoints Gregory Ciottone, MD as Chief Medical Officer 4Health News:American Hospital Management Company Appoints Gregory Ciottone, MD as Chief Medical Officer 5Health News:Creator of Recon Moutaineer's Tactical Combat Casualty Care Bag Praises Combat Lifesavers 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 23, 2014 ResMed (NYSE: RMD ... action against Chinese medical device manufacturer BMC Medical Co., Ltd. ... that BMC,s masks listed below infringe ResMed,s patents, and entered ... masks in the United States : ... mask , Willow nasal pillows mask , iVolve ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 23, 2014  The American ... blood pressure target for people with diabetes and ... or high doses of statins, in keeping with ... enacted by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) ... reflected in the most recent changes to the ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... N.J. , Dec. 22, 2014  CytoSorbents ... marketing its CytoSorb® blood purification technology to help ... patients in 28 countries worldwide, today announced the ... , MD, FACS, as its Senior Vice President ... Dr. Di Russo is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ResMed Wins Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Chinese Manufacturer BMC Medical 2New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 2New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 3New Standards of Care Provide Guidelines for Statin Use for People with Diabetes to Prevent Heart Disease 4CytoSorbents Appoints Dr. Gregory B. Di Russo as Senior Vice President of Clinical Development 2CytoSorbents Appoints Dr. Gregory B. Di Russo as Senior Vice President of Clinical Development 3CytoSorbents Appoints Dr. Gregory B. Di Russo as Senior Vice President of Clinical Development 4CytoSorbents Appoints Dr. Gregory B. Di Russo as Senior Vice President of Clinical Development 5
... 7, 2011  Tethys Bioscience has entered into an agreement ... employers measurably flatten the trajectory of their healthcare trends ... their employee populations. The agreement allows ACAP Health to ... as a component of its disease intervention programs. The ...
... 2011 Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMPE ... and develops new uses for previously approved drugs and ... of the granting of a European patent with broad ... diketopiperazine which is the active ingredient of Ampion™.  The ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Tethys Bioscience and ACAP Health Consulting Partner to Help Employers Prevent Diabetes 2Tethys Bioscience and ACAP Health Consulting Partner to Help Employers Prevent Diabetes 3Ampio Pharmaceuticals Awarded European Patent that Strengthens Intellectual Property Protection for its key drug Ampion™ 2
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: