Brightstar Care, A National Provider Of Home Healthcare And Medcial Staffing, Launches Free Caregiver Support Technology
Their newest product, CareTogether™, is a free online community that brings all the tools together for family caregivers to provide outstanding care for their loved ones.
April 29, 2011 // Franchising.com // CHICAGO – BrightStar Care® announced exciting news today emphasizing their commitment to innovation and continuing their pursuit of providing support for caregivers and helping families and all around the world.
Their newest product, "CareTogether™" was introduced this week as part of the company's CEO appearing on CBS's hit reality television series Undercover Boss. The website, which is available to anyone, anywhere absolutely free, provides caregiver resources and allows families to build online support networks.
"We're the first to launch an online solution for family caregivers that is completely private and secure, and one that has numerous tools so that families can share, laugh, and care for one another as a team," said Jayson Pearl, Sr. Vice President of Marketing and Franchisee Onboarding. "This is a thrilling time for us."
Mr. Pearl went on to describe the ease of getting started, due to the system working with popular platforms that family caregivers use every day, such as Facebook®, Microsoft® Outlook® and Google® Calendar. "We know how busy family caregivers are and wanted to create a unique solution that fits with communication and scheduling tools that they already use to stay connected - but with specific tools to provide great care."
Headquartered in Gurnee, Illinois, BrightStar Care® is one of the fastest growing home healthcare and medical staffing providers in the country and has more than 200 locations across North America. BrightStar Care® is one of the few full-service healthcare agencies to offer both medical and non-medical homecare to clients of all ages within their homes, as well as supplemental healthcare staffing to corporate clients such as hospitals and nursing homes.