TITLE

Technology with a Purpose

AUTHOR(S)
Baldwin, Gary
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Nov2007, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network, an organization with 26 facilities based in Allentown, Pennsylvania. It has piloted various assistive devices that can help stroke patients, the weak elderly and other people with serious physical impairments. According to Phil Bryant, chief medical officer (CMO) of Good Shepherd, they are interested in technology with practical application to the weak and disabled that can help in enhancing function and safety. It has evolved into a technological leader for rehabilitation organizations.
ACCESSION #
27450838

 

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