Vivago blog


16. March
Vivago team

Pioneering rehabilitation with age-friendly technology

A new assessment and rehabilitation unit ARVO has been established in the hospital of Hatanpää in the city Tampere. The unit serves regular home care customers. Utilizing age-friendly technology to support care was a goal in the unit right from the start. The Vivago system was on the procurement list well in advance when the new unit was being planned.


3. March
Vivago team

Functional support immediately after the hospital period reduces the need for home care later

The Rauma discharge team specializes in demanding home discharge and care assessment cases after a ward period for the elderly. The team sees that Vivago has the potential to monitor the progress of rehabilitation customers also in the future.


29. November
Satu Ruissalo, Marketing Director, Vivago Ltd

A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book

In our culture, hard work and achievements are appreciated, and people who say they sleep only little are often admired: after all, they have more hours in the day to do things. Sleeping may be seen as laziness, or an extra luxury, something you can manage without. Actually, you manage for a surprisingly short period.


20. November
Satu Ruissalo, Marketing Director, Vivago Ltd

The path to rehabilitation is everyone’s own

The challenges of rehabilitation are the same whether you are recovering from an injury, accident or neurological condition, or whether the activation is needed for ailments due to old age. It’s a balancing act between physical activity and rest, combined to the person’s own will and motivation to feel better.


15. November
Maria Lavonen, CEO, Vivago Ltd

The disruption in healthcare technology changes our lives – IoMT and AI are leading the way for a healthcare revolution

The transformation of health technology will integrate real-time health information and data analytics at the individual and organisational level. The smart devices around us constantly collect data about us, home electronics, homes, buildings, means of transport, weather, climate and industrial processes. Some of this information is stored locally, but a growing amount of the data is connected to the Internet. There is an enormous mass of data, but what kinds of uses and significance does it have in healthcare?


23. February
Satu Ruissalo, Marketing Director, Vivago Ltd

Wellbeing information provides support for rehabilitation and discharge

Taukokangas Oy is a care, rehabilitation and health services company operating at Oulainen that offers its services to a wide range of customer groups. At Taukokangas, the aim is to promote residents' health and ability to function and work in all life situations.


3. January
Satu Ruissalo, Marketing Director, Vivago Ltd

City of Vantaa as a pioneer

The Korso Centre for the Elderly monitors its residents' wellbeing in order to develop its operations and support the everyday life of the residents


20. October
Satu Ruissalo, Marketing Director, Vivago Ltd

The enhanced assisted living units at Service Home Palmu-Pori emphasise privacy and personalised care

Quick actions taken as a result of a change in a resident’s condition have normalised the amount of sleep of many residents, while also improving their circadian rhythm and daytime activity


5. June
Maria Lavonen, CEO, Vivago Ltd

Wellbeing monitoring – New measuring system in health care

What if, it was possible to monitor the wellbeing of the elderly in real-time? What if, there was an automatic measuring system for the effectiveness of care, process of rehabilitation and level of functional performance?


23. May
Satu Ruissalo, Marketing Director, Vivago Ltd

Vivago’s smart technology speeds up the transition from a hospital without walls into home care and rehabilitation

The process of discharging a patient is often slow and demands multiprofessional care.