Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS)

24/7 Emergency Care
Wherever Help is Needed

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Keeping Individuals 
Safe, Independent 
and Connected

 

PERS Deliver Continuous Monitoring and Highly Dependable Response

Now more than ever, it’s important for people to be connected to healthcare that is not only efficient but affordable and enhances their preferred lifestyle, whether at home or elsewhere. Connect America’s PERS provides continuous monitoring and simple emergency response for those living independently. The simple push of a button instantly connects users with a response coordinator who assesses the situation and sends assistance. This timely response can make all the difference in an emergency. We are proud to be the nation’s largest independent provider of PERS. Our highly dependable systems keep people safe and independent for better overall healthcare experiences.

PERS Features and Benefits

24/7 Monitoring

Connect America’s highly trained response coordinators are available 24/7/365 to assess the situation and send help when needed.

Fall Detection Technology

Enabled with fall detection, our PERS can sense a fall and contact an operator immediately—even if the individual can’t press their button.*

No Landline Required

No landline? No problem. Our Home PERS can operate on a wireless network, providing easier setup and reliability.

Continuous Connection

With our response coordinators offering a friendly voice 24/7, individuals with PERS never need to feel isolated in their homes.

On-the-Go Lifestyles

You can rest assured individuals get the help they need wherever life takes them, with our Mobile PERS’ GPS-enabled location services.

Complimentary Lockbox

In an emergency, an individual may not be able to open their door for help. A free lockbox is included to provide secure access to first responders.

Enable Independent Living With At-Home Emergency Systems

Individuals can feel safer in the comfort of their homes with a PERS that works with or without a landline. Individuals just press the help button on any device, and an operator will respond immediately to assist with the situation.
  • Compatible with landline and most VoIP phone connections
  • Integrated two-way speaker
  • Lightweight neck or wrist button can be worn in the shower or bath where accidents are common
  • Optional fall detection pendant can call for help if a fall is detected
  • Battery backup protection lets you use your system in the event of a blackout or power outage
  • Landline and cellular options available
  • Cellular system works on AT&T network with no cellular contract required
senior couple with pers device cooking a meal
senior couple with pers device cooking a meal

Enable Independent Living With At-Home Emergency Systems

Individuals can feel safer in the comfort of their homes with a PERS that works with or without a landline. Individuals just press the help button on any device, and an operator will respond immediately to assist with the situation.
  • Compatible with landline and most VoIP phone connections
  • Integrated two-way speaker
  • Lightweight neck or wrist button can be worn in the shower or bath where accidents are common
  • Optional fall detection pendant can call for help if a fall is detected*
  • Battery backup protection lets you use your system in the event of a blackout or power outage
  • Landline and cellular options available
  • Cellular system works on AT&T network with no cellular contract required
senior couple walking while wearing pers device

Life-Saving Technology for On-the-Go Living

Individuals can get the help they need, wherever life takes them, with our mobile PERS, which uses GPS technology to identify the user’s location for fast help. It includes a handheld mobile device, lightweight bracelet or pendant buttons, carrying case, charging cradle and cord. Simply press the help button on the mobile device, bracelet or pendant and an operator will respond immediately.
  • Optional fall detection can call for help if a fall is detected
  • Can be worn in the shower or bath where accidents are common
  • Battery life up to five days depending on activity and usage*
  • Optional help button with interchangeable lanyard or bracelet
  • No landline, cellular phone or cellular contract required
  • Advanced GPS with location-based services*
  • One-button access to emergency help through built-in two-way speaker

Fall Detection for Rapid,
Reliable Response 

Enabled with an accelerometer and barometric sensors, our elite PERS can sense a fall and contact a response coordinator immediately—even if the individual can’t press their button. This feature is ideal for those at risk of falling, having a heart attack or seizure, or experiencing a medical emergency that might result in a fall. It provides peace of mind not just to the user but also to his or her family members.

  • If a fall is detected, a signal will be sent for help
  • Available on all Home and Mobile PERS
  • Lightweight fall detection pendant can be worn in the shower or bath where accidents are common
  • Sensors measure high acceleration force from a fall
  • Two-way speaker allows communication even if the individual can’t move or press their button

Fall Detection for Rapid,
Reliable Response 

Enabled with an accelerometer and barometric sensors, our elite PERS can sense a fall and contact a response coordinator immediately—even if the individual can’t press their button. This feature is ideal for those at risk of falling, having a heart attack or seizure, or experiencing a medical emergency that might result in a fall. It provides peace of mind not just to the user but also to his or her family members.

  • If a fall is detected, a signal will be sent for help
  • Available on all Home and Mobile PERS
  • Lightweight fall detection pendant can be worn in the shower or bath where accidents are common
  • Sensors measure high acceleration force from a fall
  • Two-way speaker allows communication even if the individual can’t move or press their button
    Connect America Notify Mobile App

    Manage Care Remotely with the Connect America Notify App

    Connect America Notify enables caregivers and family members to engage in their loved one’s care. The simple-to-use app provides remote management and access to GPS location functionality. When the PERS help button is pressed, Notify sends an alert to ensure everyone in the care circle has peace of mind knowing their loved one is receiving the assistance they need, when they need it.

    • Manage Multiple Users: View and monitor multiple PERS devices connected to an account.
    • Real-time Notifications: Receive notifications of emergencies and alerts requiring assistance.
    • GPS Location Technology: Access help anytime and anywhere—an essential safety feature for loved ones who have a tendency to wander or have difficulty finding their way home.
    • Remote Management: Check battery life, view alerts and alert details, oversee emergency contact lists and generate reports for all your connections.
    • Connect Instantly: Connect to support directly from the app.
    • Update Records: Edit and update caregiver profiles, permissions and contact details.
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