Hamilton CapTel® Brings Latest Captioned Telephone Technology to 2012 LeadingAge Annual Meeting & Expo
AURORA, Neb., Oct. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Hamilton CapTel announced today that they are exhibiting their latest captioned telephone technology at the 2012 LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Expo in Denver, Colorado October 21( )- 24. Hamilton is also providing free demonstrations of the CapTel 840i phone.
“Hamilton CapTel is very excited to participate in the LeadingAge Expo,” said Dixie Ziegler, vice president of Hamilton CapTel. “The LeadingAge commitment to providing technology solutions and person-centered practices that support the well-being of seniors and individuals with specific needs aligns perfectly with Hamilton’s goal of enhancing the lives of individuals with hearing loss.”
Hamilton CapTel is demonstrating solutions at booth #2032 as well as in the LeadingAge “Idea House“, a 3,000 square foot cottage style display home. For the second year, the Hamilton CapTel phone is being showcased amongst an array of design and technology applications favored by seniors and providers alike.
Hamilton CapTel allows individuals with hearing loss to enjoy clarity and confidence on every call by providing word-for-word captions of what is said to them during a conversation. Users listen to what the other person says while reading corresponding captions on the bright display screen of the phone.
“The LeadingAge conference is about connecting aging citizens with solutions that allow them to maintain their independence,” said Ziegler. “We are proud to be part of that endeavor and we believe this is the perfect venue to highlight Hamilton’s Senior Living Program.”
The Hamilton CapTel Senior Living Program is designed to make it easy and effective to deploy captioned telephones into senior living communities. Taking advantage of Hamilton’s Senior Living Program creates a more vibrant community, filled with confident individuals who stay connected with family, friends and caregivers.
About Hamilton CapTel
Hamilton CapTel is a service of Hamilton Relay, a division of Hamilton Telecommunications, a diversified communications and technology services provider based in Aurora, Neb. Founded in 1901, Hamilton Telecommunications has grown to encompass seven primary company divisions allowing Hamilton to operate on a local, regional and national basis. For more information about Hamilton CapTel, please visit www.HamiltonCapTel.com.
CapTel is a registered trademark of Ultratec, Inc.
SOURCE Hamilton CapTel