Open Request - CEADL - Caregiving of the Elderly - Activities of Daily Living





Request ID:  CEADL

Request Title:  Caregiving of the Elderly - Activities of Daily Living

Submitting Organization:  P&G

Response Deadline:  October 15, 2017

For Questions about Request:  Send e-mail to Collaborations@TCC-Houston.org


DESCRIPTION OF NEED:

  • Products or technologies shown to address the needs of both 65+ aging at home and those caring for them.
  • We are looking for disruptive solutions that address some of the biggest challenges in the caregiving journey.


WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

Benefit areas of interest:

  • Activities of Daily Living, including showering/bathing (including solutions that mimic the showering/bathing experience), toileting, incontinence care, and personal hygiene.
  • Skin health management solutions for the aging skin.

Preference for products/technologies that (Preferred, not all are required):

  • Provide consumer meaningful/measurable indication of efficacy
  • Give simple feedback that the product/ solution is working and is being used properly
  • Human safety has been confirmed.
  • Provide rewards/delight/motivation for on-going engagement, habit adoption and continued use


WHAT WE ARE NOT INTERESTED IN:

  • Solutions for situations that involve full cognitive impairment
  • Solutions in the areas of End Of Life & Financial Services
  • Medication Management with doctors, pharmacies and/or insurance providers
  • Technologies/products that requires extensive safety clearance or regulatory approval
  • Technologies/products that require prescription or application by a medical professional