As the years pass, we will see a greater number of stories where activity watches signal serious conditions. It makes sense that we will find significant physiological changes a lot sooner than we will feel them and take action.
What I don't know is exactly when it will be considered negligent to not have a monitor for every senior.
Don Wicklegren is Xilium's founder. He is a technologist by profession who started his career pre-internet in remote medical technology and learning. He has worked in both small and large corporations with world-wide remote staff and became a part of the team who developed the first commercial internet. As an entrepreneur, he started his first technology company in 2001. In Xilium, he focuses on innovating solutions for the US healthcare system.