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. Amazon Ships New Echo and Alexa Solutions

    Senior living communities that are using—or considering—Echo devices now have access to new capabilities. Amazon will begin shipping new Echo devices and new Alexa features this month, McKnight’s ...

  2. Technologies that Older Adults Will Use

    One challenge of aging-services technologies is that older adults may be embarrassed to use them. LeadingAge Senior Vice President of Technology and CAST Executive Director Majd Alwan, Ph.D., offered suggestions on lessening the stigma, in a recent article in

  3. FutureCAST Interviews Jack York and Linda Lessard

    In this month’s FutureCAST interviews, two executives share their newest products and implementations, their advice to fellow healthcare executives, and the ways CAST has helped their organizations: Jack York, Co-Founder/President of It’s Never ...

  4. Linda Lessard, Director of Information Systems, Sun Health Senior Living

    Susheel Ladwa: Linda, thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to talk to us. We really appreciate it. To start with, tell us about yourself, your career journey so far to being the Director of Information Systems at Sun Health Senior Living. Lessard: Thank you for the ...

  5. Jack York, Co-Founder/President, It’s Never 2 Late

    LeadingAge CAST had an opportunity to interview Jack York, Co-Founder/President at It’s Never 2 Late. Jack is passionate about improving the quality of life for older adults, by enriching their lives through technology that makes it easier to connect with family and friends, while also enhancing their feelings of independence.