Shannon Page monitors the activity and temperature in her grandmother’s room on a computer screen in her “command center.”

Daniel C. Britt , Washington Post

The small, high-tech cottages function like portable hospital rooms. The MedCottages retail for $85,000, but Viola's family spent closer to $125,000.


Viola Baez inhales a vapor treatment on July 20 in the MedCottage installed in her daughter’s Alexandria, Va., backyard.


Caring for granny in the back yard

  • Article by: FREDRICK KUNKLE
  • Washington Post
  • January 26, 2013 - 4:10 PM


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