Luson in partnership with Smart Automation Systems, is proud to announce the launch of Alexa Voice into their aged care facility, The Vue, for all residents to enjoy. Using connecX, residents, their families and Luson staff are able to access the power of Artificial Intelligence.
Bringing the convenience and ease of use of Alexa to aged care, Alexa lets residents easily and conveniently use simple conversational requests to find out what’s on for the day. Using Alexa’s built in IoT support, in room control of lights and TV is also being introduced.
Voice at your fingertips Alexa provides many useful features out of the box allowing residents to stay up to date with the news or simply find out what the weeks weather forecast is. Via the connecX platform, residents can get a range of information about the Vue. This includes what activities are on for the day, what’s playing in the cinema and even what is on today’s benefit, all through the simple Alexa voice interface.
By using the natural voice interaction model of Alexa, residents can easily learn to interact with Alexa allowing them to maintain their independence while staying informed about what’s happening at the Vue and around the world. The connecX platform allows staff to easily manage calendar information, menus for the facility which is automatically available to the Luson voice skill.
IoT (Internet of Things) Using the built-in support for IoT in Alexa and the connecX platform, residents are not only able to ask for information but also enjoy the convenience of full voice control in their private rooms. By using IoT support residents can quickly and easily control lights and the TV in their rooms, as well as completely control the whole room with easy triggers such as “Alexa goodnight”.