Center for Aging Services Technologies

Center for Aging Services Technologies

The LeadingAge Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST) is leading the charge to expedite the development, evaluation, and adoption of emerging technologies that can improve the aging experience.

 

Recent Activity

SELECT A CENTER POST TYPE FROM THE DROPDOWN ON THE RIGHT TO FILTER THE ITEMS BELOW

  1. CAST Case Study: Data Analytics Raise Quality

    A recent CAST case study reveals that 15 years ago, Ohio Living became the first organization to use ABILITY / CAREWATCH. The MDS management tool provides a graphical, ...

  2. The Future of EHRs

    Challenges Challenges include time, money, resources, interoperability issues, security and privacy concerns, inadequate staffing and IT infrastructure, and exchange of data to assist in care transitions. Adoption Alwan shared that approximately 75% of larger LeadingAge members have electronic ...

  3. 2016 Technology Issue Brief

    In 2016, LeadingAge will advocate on technology-related issues that include telehealth, funding for post-acute care providers to invest in technology, and interoperability of electronic health records between post-acute care and other health care providers.

  4. Technology’s Strategic Role and Adoption are on the Rise among the Largest Nonprofit Providers

    Ziegler, the nation’s top ranked underwriter of nonprofit senior living tax-exempt municipal bond financings1, and LeadingAge, the nation’s largest association of nonprofit aging service providers, recently released the 13th annual LeadingAge Ziegler 150 (LZ 150). 

  5. HHS Features Telemedicine on National Rural Health Day

    Telemedicine took the spotlight on National Rural Health Day, Nov. 17, 2016. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) held a webcast featuring a South Dakota ...