The number of Americans ages 65 and older is expected to reach 65 million by 2060 – an astounding increase from 52 million in 2018. This increase is already placing strains on the U.S. health organizations to take innovative approaches to provide geriatric care. Numerous platforms and devices, such as Care. Coach and FreeStyle Libre, provide remote patient monitoring and remote companionship for older adults, helping lower the costs of care without sacrificing quality.
To learn more, check out the infographic below created by the University of Illinois at Chicago Health Informatics and Health Information Management program