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.

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  1. CAST Updates Social Connectedness and Engagement Tool and Matrix

    CAST has released an updated version of its Social Connectedness and Engagement Technology Online Selection Tool and

  2. Predictive Analytics Reduce Staff Turnover

    Benchmark Senior Living has an innovative solution to the challenge of turnover. It has begun using predictive analytics to hire employees who seem to have the right skills and be a good cultural fit for the organization. A data-analytics product by Arena, based in Baltimore, MD, is the secret to its success.  

  3. FutureCAST Interviews Alan Bugos and Bill Rabe

    In this month’s FutureCAST interviews, two experts discuss how they are planning for the digital future in their organizations. IBM’s Susheel Ladwa, co-chair of the America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) IT Advisory Group, gets the scoop from these executives:  Alan Bugos, CAST Commissioner ...

  4. Best Practices for Social Engagement Technologies

    Because social isolation among older adults can produce health effects equal to smoking 15 cigarettes a day, LeadingAge CAST and its members are working to integrate social engagement and connectedness technologies that bring together older adults.  In a guest column for McKnight’s Senior Living, ...

  5. CAST to Convene LTPAC Health IT Summit

    This year, LeadingAge CAST is convening the 14th Annual Long Term & Post-Acute Care (LTPAC) Health IT Summit. The premiere health IT conference for executives and information technology leaders from the LTPAC sector, the summit will be held June 24-26, ...