FRIENDSWOOD, TX, Jul 20, 2010 - TrinityCare Senior Living, Inc. today announced they have been awarded a patent for the Company’s interactive family communication system, Seniors In Touch (SIT).
“Seniors In Touch allows senior adults to use a simple touch screen computer system to send and receive video messages, email, pictures, and other digital media,” says Brian Lang, Chief Executive Officer of SIT. “Family and friends from across town or across the nation can share messages, memories, and daily activity using the Internet, hand held technology, and other creative media. The award of this patent recognizes SIT’s technical and social media innovation.” The Company previously announced the implementation of this technology together with CoVideo Systems, a leader in providing video emailing, conferencing and presentation tools.
About Seniors In Touch
Seniors In Touch is an interactive communication system for senior adults and their families. Utilizing the latest in touch screen computing combined with established communication tools, seniors will be able to send text and video messages to persons in their contacts via a secure, user-friendly, touch interface. A family member serves as the administrator of the Seniors In Touch account to provide approved and safe interaction for the senior adult. Seniors In Touch will also provide photo-sharing services and limited web access for news, weather and sports that is approved by the administrator. The platform will also provide executive directors of senior living facilities a platform in which to communicate with both the senior adults and their families. For more information please visit www.seniorsintouch.com.
About TrinityCare Senior Living, Inc.
TrinityCare Senior Living (“TrinityCare”) develops, owns, and manages quality senior living facilities that focus on enriching the faith of the residents and providing state-of-the-art independent living, assisted living, memory care and adult day care services in a single location. The Company partners with local churches and developers for each facility and offers a wide range of both community and personal services to residents. TrinityCare is a rapidly growing company with three successful facilities currently operating in Texas and Tennessee. Near-term expansion plans target the Southeastern part of the United States. For more information please visit www.trinitycare.com.
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It’s very simple
Our patented family communications system for residents of Senior Living facilities makes it easy to stay in touch!
Text and Video E-mail Messaging. A camera built into the touchscreen with video e-mail technology creates a simple communications solution for senior adults. Those who wish to type can, but it is not required.
Photo Album. This feature allows for family members to upload photos for immediate viewing by the Senior without the delivery delays of mailing traditional photos. Multiple family members can create photo folders and upload pictures.
News, Weather, and Sports. Seniors can select the zip code from whatever city they'd like to get news, weather, and sports, allowing them to stay in touch with either their local community or one that reflects their roots.
Life Story. A very unique feature, this allows the Senior and their loved ones to create and maintain a living legacy and journal of the senior's life. This story section of Seniors In Touch creates a touchstone for interaction and genealogy for the entire family group.