We are aware that innovation shakes up habits. In these articles, our teams are keen to promote the fact that people and technology can complement each other through promoting training and exchange of knowledge.

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How does gerontechnology develop medicine

How does gerontechnology develop medicine?

« Gerontechnology is a multidisciplinary approach at the crossroads of gerontology and technology. It offers real help to caregivers, provided you put in place some guidelines ».Provided that they help,…
Real-time fall detection and alert system

How to use the ISA Fall Detector?

The technology developed by MintT is very advanced. However, the real challenge was to be able to offer the simplest solution possible. In the end, once the system is installed,…
ISA learning by MintT

Why switch to an innovative fall detection system ?

The problem of falls is everyone's concern. At all levels, it becomes essential to invest in prevention and knowledge sharing. It is with this in mind that the MintT teams…

The ISA system in the prevention of falls at CHWAPI

In 2019, 844 fall-related adverse events were reported to CHWAPI. In 2020, that number dropped to 574 falls for the same period. Conducting an effective fall prevention policy is a…

Plan and control the amortization or profitability of the ISA system

The savings in time and efficiency that a fall detection system like ISA offers also translates into cost savings. Support and care, rehabilitation, psychological support and administrative processing time after…
Implement a new technology in your institution

How to implement a technological innovation for health care within a health institution?

E-health, IOT ... the health sector is changing and also benefiting from technological advances. All these innovations have an impact on the organization of an institution, hospital or nursing home.…
Échelles et outils pratiques pour l’évaluation du risque de chute

How to carry out an objective assessment of the risk of falls?

Several rating scales exist to assess the risk of falling for a patient. These analytical frameworks are invaluable tools for the nursing staff. The very first step in providing care…

Why analyze the sequence of events before and after the fall?

There are several fall detection systems that help caregivers to provide better support for the elderly. The ISA solution goes beyond simply detecting risky behavior. It allows you to review…

Consequences of falls for patients: How to recognize post-fall syndrome?

Beyond the immediate physical injuries, the impact of the fall on an elderly person also has a psychological aspect and can lead to a decrease in physical autonomy even when…
ISA dashboard

Innovation at the heart of MintT’s DNA

Since its founding in 2014, MintT has been part of a continuous innovation process based on the collection and analysis of scientific data. The start-up has received a significant level…
Consequences of falls of elderly persons in nursing and care homes

Consequences of falls of elderly persons for the healthcare team

Falls not only have consequences for the residents and patients but also for the staff of institutions. Here are some details on the various impacts of such an episode. In…
KUL

An intelligent solution for effective, high-quality geriatric care

What is the added value of a fall detection system? How does the ISA system (Intelligent Sensing for Ageing) enable nursing homes and hospitals to stand out? KU Leuven’s Faculty…

The fall detector – a tool to help manage the quality of hospital care

Hospital accreditation is not always a simple process. Installing a fall detector allows hospitals to comply with certain JCI standards (Joint Commission International). Concerned about the quality of care they…

Discover our practical documents

MintT offers a series of tools for fall prevention, training of caregivers, and documentation about the fall detector.

Find out ISA works

Using 3D sensors and continuous motion tracking, artificial intelligence analyzes behavior to alert personnel in real time when a fall occurs.