The Director of IAHSA, Katie Smith-Sloan, recently met with representatives of Panasonic to discuss their innovative products for seniors. Some of the Panasonic products currently on the market in Japan include a robotic companion teddy bear, a hair-washing robot, and a mobility bed. Panasonic is also working on developing other products to enable the virtual delivery of rehabilitation services.  As a part of its service line in Japan, Panasonic operates a variety of long-term care facilities and rehab centers, and hopes that the development of new technologies will enable them to better serve their client base. Interested in learning more? Check out the video on their website.

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