Facilities that care for people with dementia face numerous serious challenges. One of the most pressing is how to provide the safest, most secure environment possible—while simultaneously promoting each individual’s dignity, independence and quality of life. Smart technology such as wearable transceivers and location beacons can go a long way towards achieving this crucial objective. Ascom’s Wanderer Control solution, keeps a discreet eye on residents – with minimal effort from staff. The system does the monitoring, providing staff with updates in real time.